Hissing in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Hissing

present participle of hiss | The sound of a hiss.

Short Example Sentences for Hissing

  • 1. The hissing diminished. 🔊
  • 2. Almost immediately a sort of hissing was heard. 🔊
  • 3. An ocean of hissing rain fell into the waters. 🔊
  • 4. Laughter everywhere, and no hissing permitted. 🔊
  • 5. How we shot down the hissing waters in that tiny craft! 🔊
  • 6. A crackling report and a hissing shower of darts followed. 🔊
  • 7. Soon a cold rain fell hissing on the hot coals. 🔊
  • 8. The girl recovering herself drew a hissing breath through her set teeth. 🔊
  • 9. A hissing blue spark lighted up the walls and his features in a ghostly glow. 🔊
  • 10. An attempt at grinning ended in a hissing sob of in-taken breath. 🔊
  • 11. The urn was hissing cheerily, as if inviting them to hasten to the repast. 🔊
  • 12. The reptile's furiously hissing head was not over a foot from his face. 🔊
  • 13. Let's see a little more of that hissing urn of yours, Menzies. 🔊

How to use Hissing in Sentences?

  • 1. The big man paused for an instant and a hissing spitting noise came from his mouth. 🔊
  • 2. For five minutes the hissing and roaring continued, then at a shouted order the noise stopped. 🔊
  • 3. Something like a winged white flame escaped from it, and flew hissing through the air to the sun. 🔊
  • 4. The snow, every now and then, fell hissing into the fire which blazed upon the hearth. 🔊
  • 5. Fry slices of fat bacon or pork crisp, take them out and put the breaded ham into the hissing fat. 🔊
  • 6. Ismail drew in his breath with a hissing sound, as if he and not King were the marksman. 🔊
  • 7. As Sheen appeared, a sudden hissing broke out from the farther corner of the room. 🔊
  • 8. With a hissing sob, the woman drove Peter backward, raining blow after blow on his chest. 🔊
  • 9. Again the hissing rain and the hum of the squall was upon them as the ocean was blotted out from view. 🔊
  • 10. There are thousands and thousands of them waiting for me outside the door: the staring, hissing beasts. 🔊
  • 11. Then he tramped up and down, maddened by the infernal hissing of the gas; and then threw himself into his arm-chair. 🔊
  • 12. The wind is hissing like a robber summoning other robbers, and filling the night with disquieting phantoms. 🔊
  • 13. At first we could not make out what was the matter, but presently we heard a hissing and crackling on the roof of the blockhouse. 🔊
  • 14. Through the half-open door came a strong odour and a hissing sound, plainly due to the frying of sausages. 🔊
  • 15. Beneath their feet they heard the hissing and moaning of the bog, awaiting its prey like a restless and voracious wild beast. 🔊
  • 16. In another five minutes the white wall of the hissing rain squall was upon them, and everything was hidden from view. 🔊
  • 17. Vixen sat down before the hissing tea-kettle with a pretty important air, like a child making tea out of toy tea-things. 🔊
  • 18. And that infernal fowl waltzing round and round the barn squawking like mad, and the jolly owl flapping and hissing up top there! 🔊
  • 19. The water seemed torn from its bed, flung by some unseen power high into the air, and borne hissing and roaring away. 🔊
  • 20. They tumble over one another in that hissing sea of dogs, but do not seem to mind, provided they can seize a fragment of bread and bolt away. 🔊
  • 21. One bolder than the rest was making a hissing noise to attract attention, as Norah came out with her oat-cake. 🔊
  • 22. As for the sun itself, turning round like a cartwheel and hissing like ten thousand rockets, it rolled back along the sky to the east. 🔊