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1. whoosh

noun. ['ˈwuːʃ, ˈhwuːʃ'] the noise produced by the sudden rush of a fluid (a gas or liquid).

Synonyms

  • swoosh

Antonyms

  • descend
  • linger

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Words that Rhyme with Whoosh

  • carmouche
  • lellouche
  • larouche
  • swoosh
  • touche
  • ruesch
  • dush
  • douche

Example sentences of the word whoosh


1. Noun, singular or mass
Try opening the registers wider to turn it from a hiss sound to more of a low-key whoosh.

2. Adjective
You may hear knocking noises or a whoosh sound as the power shuts off.

Quotes containing the word whoosh


1. Barack Obama's inspirational whoosh to the presidency in 2008 was unusual. Most campaigns are less exhilarating; indeed, they are downright disappointing - until someone wins.
- Joe Klein

2. whoosh

verb. ['ˈwuːʃ, ˈhwuːʃ'] move with a whooshing sound.

Synonyms

  • move
  • go
  • locomote
  • travel

Antonyms

  • go
  • rise
  • precede
  • advance

3. whoosh

verb. ['ˈwuːʃ, ˈhwuːʃ'] gush or squirt out.

Synonyms

  • spurt
  • gush
  • spout

Antonyms

  • ride
  • follow
  • fall
  • ascend

4. whoosh

verb. ['ˈwuːʃ, ˈhwuːʃ'] move with a sibilant sound.

Synonyms

  • move
  • woosh

Antonyms

  • converge
  • enter
  • hop out
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