(Phonetics) produced by air flowing through a restriction in the oral cavity.
Having the nature of a spirant; fricative
Characterized by harsh, irritating insistence
a consonant characterized by a hissing sound (like s or sh)
Find another word for sibilant. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sibilant, like: hissing, fricative, continuant, spirant, strident, sibilant consonant, guttural, plosive, velar and high-pitched.