A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (general)
a. hiss
De pronto, escuchamos un siseo y vimos como una serpiente salía de entre los arbustos.Suddenly, we heard a hiss and saw a snake coming out of the bushes.
b. hissing
El siseo de los altavoces no nos dejaba entender nada de lo que decía el orador.The hissing of the loadspeakers wouldn't let us understand what the speaker was saying.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. hiss, hissing
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hiss; hissing
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