Shush definition

shŭsh
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Hush; be quiet.
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(onomatopoeia, or intransitive) To ask someone to be quiet, especially by saying shh.

The boy in front of us was making too much noise, so we shushed him.

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To say “shush” to; tell (another) to be quiet; hush.
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Used to express a demand for silence.
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To demand silence from by saying “shush”.
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(onomatopoeia, intransitive) To be quiet; to keep quiet.

He wouldn't shush so I kicked him.

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