Definition of hist in English:

hist

Syllabification: hist
Pronunciation: /hist
 
/

exclamation

archaic
Used to attract attention or call for silence.

Origin

natural exclamation: first recorded in English in the late 16th century.

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Word of the day apposite
Pronunciation: ˈapəzit
adjective
apt in the circumstances or relation to something