verb. silence (someone) by uttering `shush!'.
- shut up
- open up
Example sentences of the word shush
1. Verb, base form
Librarians are more than just noise sheriffs who track down loud talkers and shush them into silence.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Training your pit bull to bark on command has a bonus feature that makes it well worth the effort: the shush command.
Basically, once your pit bull has mastered the speak command, after two or three barks, say "shush" and immediately praise and reward with doggie currency.
4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Before you shush a slamming door you need to approach and understand the problem.