Definitions For Hissing


  • A fricative sound (especially as an expression of disapproval)


  • To produce a sound like a long “s” : to make a hiss
  • To show that you dislike or disapprove of someone (such as a performer or speaker) by making a hiss
  • To say (something) in a loud or angry whisper

Is Hissing a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Hissing is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Hissing in a Sentence

  • The radiator hissed as it let off steam.
  • The audience hissed him off the stage.
  • “Leave me alone!” he hissed.

Synonyms for Hissing

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