whistle

whistles

Substantiv
the sound made by something moving rapidly or by steam coming out of a small aperture

Synonymer

the act of signalling (e.g., summoning) by whistling or blowing a whistle
  • "the whistle signalled the end of the game"

Synonymer

a device that forces air or steam against an edge or into a cavity and so produces a loud shrill sound

Synonymer




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whistling

Verb
  • "The birds were whistling in the early morning"

Synonymer

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"

Synonymer

give a signal by whistling
  • "She whistled for her maid"