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psst (with more 's' as needed)
- (onomatopoeia) Implies that the speaker is sending secret or whispered information to another person.
- Psst, John, don’t tell anyone, but I’ve got lots of candy stashed away.
- (informal) To say psst, to get someone's attention or to communicate with them.
- 2015, Dale Peck, The Garden of Lost and Found:
- and I was just rounding the fourth-floor landing when Claudia pssted at me