Definition of Sibilations

1. Noun. (plural of sibilation) ¹



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Definition of Sibilations

1. sibilation [n] - See also: sibilation

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sibilations

sibilance
sibilances
sibilancies
sibilancy
sibilant
sibilant consonant
sibilant rale
sibilant rhonchi
sibilantly
sibilants
sibilate
sibilated
sibilates
sibilating
sibilation
sibilations (current term)
sibilator
sibilators
sibilatory
sibilities
sibility
sibilous
sibilus
sibirskite
siblicide
sibling
sibling relations
sibling rivalry
siblinged
siblinghood

Literary usage of Sibilations

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1. Sounds and Signs: A Criticism of the Alphabet, with Suggestions for Reform by Archer Wilde (1914)
"To return however to the proposal as to notation of the four sibilations in ass as ash azure, it might reasonably be supposed that the change in function of ..."

2. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1863)
"... or of short and long words in a sentence, or for the avoidance of disagreeable sibilations and teeth-breaking knots of consonantal sounds. ..."

3. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1887)
"The bronchitis was manifested by coarse and medium crepitations, continuous rhonchi and sibilations, and severe cough, accompanied with an abundant ..."

4. Early Western Travels, 1748-1846: A Series of Annotated Reprints of Some of by Reuben Gold Thwaites (1905)
"An almost breathless silence reigns throughout the town, disturbed only by the occasional sibilations of the devout multitude: all of which, accompanied by ..."

5. Early Western Travels, 1748-1846: A Series of Annotated Reprints of Some of by Reuben Gold Thwaites (1905)
"An almost breathless silence reigns throughout the town, disturbed only by the occasional sibilations of the devout multitude: all of which, accompanied by ..."

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