Effervescence vs Hiss - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between effervescence and hiss
is that effervescence
is the escape of gas from solution in a liquid, especially the escape of carbon dioxide from a carbonated drink while hiss
is a high-pitched sound made by a snake, cat, escaping steam, etc.
As a verb hiss is
to make a hissing sound.
the escape of gas from solution in a liquid, especially the escape of carbon dioxide from a carbonated drink
A high-pitched sound made by a snake, cat, escaping steam, etc.
An expression of disapproval made to sound like the noise of a snake.
To make a hissing sound.
- As I started to poke it, the snake hissed at me.
- The arrow hissed through the air.
- Shod with steel, / We hissed along the polished ice.
, date=December 14
, author=John Elkington
, title=John Elkington
, work=the Guardian
, passage=It turns out that the driver of the red Ferrari that caused the crash wasn't, as I first guessed, a youngster, but a 60-year-old. Clearly, he had energy to spare, which was more than could be said about a panel I listened to around the same time as the crash. Indeed, someone hissed
in my ear during a First Magazine awards ceremony in London's imposing Marlborough House on 7 December: "What we need is more old white men on the stage."}}
To condemn or express contempt for by hissing.
* Bible, Ezekiel xxvii. 36
- The merchants among the people shall hiss at thee.
To utter with a hissing sound.
- if the tag-rag people did not clap him and hiss him, according as he pleased and displeased them
- the long-necked geese of the world that are ever hissing dispraise