Back in 2005, for instance, he argued that the U.S. housing bubble was starting to hiss badly.
When the hiss of reptiles turns to words, you hear something that you have never heard and will never forget.
But Hercules was no whit disheartened, and squeezed the great snake so tightly that he soon began to hiss with pain.
Soften the burning flame so that it is just barely beginning to hiss.
There was no answer—just the hiss of wind-blown sand against the rock and the mutter of the car in the background.
The frozen fountains now plash, and hiss, and sparkle in the sun.
There were no crackling atmospherics nor hiss of static, even when he turned the power full on.
Here he was interrupted by a hiss, which the Captain immediately suppressed.
Then before his starting eyes a figure rose out of the bushes whence the hiss had come.
It's a dreadfully intimate affair with me, and if I didn't like it I should hiss, anyway.
to express contempt (Job 27:23). The destruction of the temple is thus spoken of (1 Kings 9:8). Zechariah (10:8) speaks of the Lord gathering the house of Judah as it were with a hiss: "I will hiss for them." This expression may be "derived from the noise made to attract bees in hiving, or from the sound naturally made to attract a person's attention."