There are 2 translations of hiss in Spanish:

hiss1

Pronunciation: /hɪs/

vi

  • [snake] silbar; [person/crowd] silbar, sisear; [cat] bufar; [machine/steam] silbar the audience hissed and booed el público le silbó y abucheó a la obra ( or al jugador etc), el público armó una silba or (South America/América del Sur) una silbatina
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    • The drums bubble and hiss like gas escaped from slashing ginsu blades, building into a delicious bumping middle section.
    • It was hissing, long sharp looking fangs hung out of its gaping mouth.
    • Portable gas rings hissed into life and soon gallons of spring water reached boiling point.
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    • Emily hissed loudly, gripping Margaret's arm just as she was about to leave.
    • The angels in the hall all hissed slightly, a sound that was half astonished gasp and half restrained fear.
    • True, the house was full, but the audience hissed.

vt

  • 1.1 decir* entre dientes be quiet, she hissed —cállate —dijo entre dientes 1.2 [actor/speaker/play] abuchear everybody hissed him todos lo abuchearon or le silbaron
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    • We had food chucked at us in the playground, I was hissed at and once I was threatened with being stabbed, and my brother ended up in a few scraps.
    • When he threw out the traditional scenery and costumes from Verdi's Trovatore, or banned encores, he was hissed by the galleries.
    • Williams was hissed and booed throughout the match.

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In Spain, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.

There are 2 translations of hiss in Spanish:

hiss2

n

  • (of snake) silbido (m); (of cat) bufido (m); (of steam, machine) silbido (m); (of audience) silbido (m)
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    • As her hand almost touched the pile, a sharp hiss filled the air, drowning out all other sounds.
    • He pulled it out, and the calm of the whiteness was interrupted by a sharp hiss as he drew his sword.
    • There was a low hiss, and something sharp was suddenly at my neck.
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    • His remarks were greeted with hisses and derision.
    • It earned him a scowling hiss of disapproval from Dendria and a punch in the shoulder from Naoise for his comedic troubles.
    • Vincent and Vaughn participated in the school's talent show, to the sounds of boos and hisses from the student audience.

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Word of the day pegado
adj
su casa está pegada a la mía = her house is right next to mine …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.