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Example Sentences for "hiss"

I could hear the air hissing out of my tire after I rode over the broken glassThe snake hissed at me when I got near it.

I could hear the air hissing out of my tire after I rode over the broken glass.

The cat was sitting in the tree, hissing and spitting at the dog below.

The basketball game was going badly, and the spectators were starting to hiss and boo at the players.

We could hear the hiss of the angry cat in the dark, but we couldn't see it.

The onions were making a hissing sound as they fried in butter.

My old vinyl records have a real hiss that CDs just don't make.

Don't tell mom! the little boy hissed at his sister.

The sprinklers watering the lawns could be heard hissing in the quiet of the early morning.

The burning match hissed, and went out when it was dropped in the water.

There is a Chinese proverb which observes that those who have free seats at a play hiss first.

Aesop once noted that men often applaud an imitation, and hiss the real thing.

There is a strange beetle in Madagascar which will hiss at you when startled.

The wet wood hissed and smoked in the campfire.

When llamas are overloaded, they will lie down, hiss, spit and kick, and refuse to move.

Jean Baptiste Colbert once said that the art of taxation consists in so plucking the goose as to obtain the largest possible amount of feathers with the smallest possible amount of hissing.


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