whish

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: wĭsh, IPA(key): /wɪʃ/ or enPR: hwĭsh, IPA(key): /ʍɪʃ/ (in Scottish English and some English accents)
  • Rhymes: -ɪʃ

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whish

  1. Alternative spelling of whisht.

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Noun[edit]

whish (plural whishes)

  1. A sibilant sound, especially that of rapid movement through the air.

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Verb[edit]

whish (third-person singular simple present whishes, present participle whishing, simple past and past participle whished)

  1. (intransitive) To make such a sound.

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