or P.S.T., p.s.t.
- Pacific Standard Time.
- (used to attract someone's attention in an unobtrusive manner.)
Origin of psst
Examples from the Web for pst
Historical Examples of pst
It did me good to say all that out to a real gentleman, and—pst!The Queen's Scarlet
George Manville Fenn
We were just about to walk out from among the trees, when my companion, with a sudden, "Pst!"The Trail of The Badger
Sidford F. Hamp
An' that, Miss Dorothy, is why I was a-wavin' at him an' sayin' "pst" to him.A Proposal Under Difficulties
John Kendrick Bangs
The two tradesmen immediately made their escape, but a low "Pst!"Original Short Stories, Volume 7 (of 13)
Guy de Maupassant
- Pacific Standard Time
- an exclamation of beckoning, esp one made surreptitiously