Definition of

Sibilant Consonant

  1. (noun, communication) a consonant characterized by a hissing sound (like s or sh)

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Synonyms of Sibilant Consonant

sibilant

Alternate forms of Sibilant Consonant

Hypernyms: fricative, fricative consonant, spirant

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