sibilant

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1 sibilant /ˈsɪbələnt/ adjective
1 sibilant
/ˈsɪbələnt/
adjective
Learner's definition of SIBILANT
formal
: making or having a sound like the letters s or sh
2 sibilant /ˈsɪbələnt/ noun
plural sibilants
2 sibilant
/ˈsɪbələnt/
noun
plural sibilants
Learner's definition of SIBILANT
[count] technical
: a sibilant sound (such as \s\ or \z\)
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