the sound made by something moving rapidly or by steam coming out of a small aperture
the act of signalling (e.g., summoning) by whistling or blowing a whistle
- "the whistle signalled the end of the game"
a device that forces air or steam against an edge or into a cavity and so produces a loud shrill sound
- "The birds were whistling in the early morning"
make whistling sounds
- "He lay there, snoring and whistling"
move with, or as with, a whistling sound: "The bullets whistled past him"
utter or express by whistling
- "She whistled a melody"
move, send, or bring as if by whistling
- "Her optimism whistled away these worries"
make a whining, ringing, or whistling sound
- "the bullet sang past his ear"
give a signal by whistling
- "She whistled for her maid"