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Meaning of "shhh" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SHHH

shhh  [ʃː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SHHH

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Shhh is an exclamation.
Exclamation is an expression or voice that reflects an emotion or exaltation.

WHAT DOES SHHH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of shhh in the English dictionary

The definition of shhh in the dictionary is you can say `shhh' to tell sb to be quiet.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SHHH

shew
shewbread
shewel
shewer
shewn
SHF
shh
Shia
Shiah
shiai
shiatsu
shiatzu
shibah
shibboleth
shibuichi
shicker
shickered
shicksa

WORDS THAT END LIKE SHHH

shh

Synonyms and antonyms of shhh in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «shhh» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SHHH

Find out the translation of shhh to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of shhh from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «shhh» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

shhh
570 millions of speakers

English

shhh
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

इश
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

SHHH
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

тссс
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

shhh
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

shhh
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

chut
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Shhh
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Shhh
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

shhh
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Shhh
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

shhh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உஷ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

शुह
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

shhh
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

shhh
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

shhh
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

тссс
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Shhh
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

shhh
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Shhh
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

shhh
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

shhh
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of shhh

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SHHH»

The term «shhh» is quite widely used and occupies the 37.731 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SHHH» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «shhh» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «shhh» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about shhh

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SHHH»

Discover the use of shhh in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to shhh and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Shhh!
While touring an intriguing castle, the reader is warned not to wake the giant. Features lift-the-flap illustrations.
Sally Grindley, 1999
2
Shhh: Activites for Quiet Times and Rainy Days
Use the books and tapes separately, or purchase the complete series of books and CDs or tapes to build an all-in-one comprehensive music
Pamela Ott, 1999
3
Shhh... . !
Lorraine Moreno. fiasco was a real cartoon. I was laughing hysterically! The guys at the stable finally came over and assisted him onto the horse's back. We took off on the trail, walking the horses slowly. Down the way there was a “Y” in the ...
Lorraine Moreno, 2012
4
Mommies Say Shhh!
Animals make many different noises, but when they make too much noise their mommies quiet them down. On board pages.
‎2007
5
Shhh!
When baby brother is sleeping, it's time to be ever so quiet.
Valeri Gorbachev, 2011
6
Shhh!
Although it is his favorite night of the year, Santa Claus tries very hard not to wake the children of the world as he makes his deliveries on Christmas Eve.
Julie Sykes, 2006
7
Shhh! Little mouse (2010)
Shhh! little mouse. Who is that sleeping? Will the little grey mouse find something to eat, or will he wake the sleeping cat? A delightful picture book for the very young from the best-selling, award-winning Pamela Allen.
Pamela Allen, 2009
8
Shhh! It's Special Ed. Your School District's Best Kept Secret
Elected officials, administrators, teachers, and even some parents have kept this group in the dark. They won't even talk about it. This book blows the lid off the premise that these young adults can't do it. In fact, they can, and they do!
Caryla Resavy-Geil, Peter M. Geil, 2007
9
Shhh!
When everything gets too loud and voices are drowned out, a well-dressed shrew tells everyone to be quiet, sit still, and listen, in a wonderful story that demonstrates how silence can make a difference. Reprint.
Jeanne Willis, 2007
10
Shhh...: A True Story
A True Story Sister X. Shhh... A True Story Sister X Shhh... All Rights Reserved Copyright © 2014 Sister X All Shhh.
Sister X, 2014

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SHHH»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term shhh is used in the context of the following news items.
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Shhh: How to Mute Tabs in Chrome
If this error is occurring repeatedly, we may be experiencing technical difficulties. We apologize for the inconvenience. Refresh Browser. Error Code: 400-710. «Yahoo Tech, Jul 15»
2
Shhh, archbishop: S.F. doesn't want your take on gender identity
San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone is kissed by a supporter as the March for Marriage rally ends outside the Supreme Court in Washington, DC on ... «San Francisco Chronicle, Jun 15»
3
Saying shhh to parents
Most weekends, I engage in a ritual that is a staple of American parental life: trekking to a pitch to watch kids play soccer (in my case, to see my daughter play in ... «Financial Times, May 15»
4
Shhh, the water district is listening for leaks
Michael Belluz, with Echologics Engineering, runs water from a fire hydrant to simulate a water leak along the Strip in Las Vegas on Monday, April 13, 2015. «Las Vegas Review-Journal, Apr 15»
5
Shhh. We introverts are winning quiet victories
Shhh. We introverts are winning quiet victories. Jessica Brown. Many of us struggle to keep up with the pressures and demands of our loud, outgoing society. «The Guardian, Mar 15»
6
Shhh…The Librarians Are Doing PowerPoint Comedy
“PowerPoint comedy” sounds like an oxymoron, but librarians love it. Events called “PowerPoint karaoke,” or “battle decks” have been popping up in comedy ... «Wall Street Journal, Mar 15»
7
Governor's office tells librarians to 'shhh'
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Kansas City Public Library Executive Director Crosby Kemper took to Facebook today to share that he and his fellow library-supporting ... «The Missouri Times, Mar 15»
8
A Police Gadget Tracks Phones? Shhh! It's Secret
A powerful new surveillance tool being adopted by police departments across the country comes with an unusual requirement: To buy it, law enforcement ... «New York Times, Mar 15»
9
Shhh! Downward Revision to Fourth-Quarter 2014 Growth Is Very …
Shhh! Downward Revision to Fourth-Quarter 2014 Growth Is Very Likely. By Tom Blumer | February 21, 2015 | 10:28 AM EST. Share it Tweet it. 0. shares. «NewsBusters, Feb 15»
10
Shhh, the TV Will Hear You. Samsung Invents a TV That Listens to …
Et tu flat-screen TV? Yes, your TV is in on it too. It might not shock you at this point that your cable provider knows you usually don't make it all the way through ... «Slate Magazine, Feb 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Shhh [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/shhh>. Jan 2021 ».
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