psst

psst
psst [pst]
interj.
Informal used to attract someone's attention, usually in an unobtrusive way

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  • psst — [pst] interjection [Date: 1900 2000; Origin: Natural sound] a sound people make when they want to attract someone s attention without other people noticing ▪ Psst! Guess what? …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • psst — [[t]psst[/t]] Psst is a sound that someone makes when they want to attract another person s attention secretly or quietly. Psst! Come over here! one youth hissed furtively …   English dictionary

  • psst — interjection 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 …   Wiktionary

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  • Psst — sibilant utterance used to secretively gain someone else s attention …   Dictionary of Australian slang

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