- (used to urge silence.)
Origin of sh
Examples from the Web for shh
But shh shhh shh, you have to be quiet about it or they will make me take it off.A Field General in the War on Christmas
December 24, 2014
Opened in October by the ( shh) Soho House group in the famous Tea Building, this industrial ditty is divine.Gal With a Suitcase
November 21, 2009
He remounted and rode off; it may have been Shh Beg himself.
When I had seen them, we all mounted and went to Shh Begms presence.
Its interest lies in its outlook on Bburs dealings with Shh Isml.
“Shh, listen; I hear something now,” one of the scouts said.Roy Blakeley in the Haunted Camp
Percy Keese Fitzhugh
Shh El-Karmnee, another celebrated saint, had a beautiful daughter, whom the Sulṭn of his country sought in marriage.Arabian Society In The Middle Ages
Edward William Lane
- an exclamation to request silence or quiet
- St Helena
Word Origin and History for shh
exclamation used to urge or request silence, 1847. The gesture of putting a finger to the lips to express silence is attested from Roman times. As a transitive verb from 1887; intransitive from 1925.
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