Whisht definition

wĭsht, hwĭsht
Used to urge silence.
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(chiefly scot., chiefly irish) Hush.
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Whisht is defined as a Scottish and Irish expression used to tell someone to be quiet.

An example of whisht is what an Irish woman would tell her husband who's being very loud late at night.

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(UK, Scotland) Shush, silence, be quiet!
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A sound often used to calm livestock, cattle, sheep etc.
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