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Noti - Whistle

Noti is a Xitsonga word meaning "Whistle" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of whistle
- Whistle n
- The sound made by something moving rapidly or by steam coming out of a small aperture [syn: {whistling}]
- The act of signalling (e.g., summoning) by whistling or blowing a whistle; "the whistle signalled the end of the game" [syn: {whistling}]
- Acoustic device that forces air or steam against an edge or into a cavity and so produces a loud shrill sound
- An inexpensive fipple flute [syn: {pennywhistle}, {tin whistle}] v
- Make whistling sounds; "He lay there, snoring and whistling"
- Move with, or as with, a whistling sound; "The bullets whistled past him"
- Utter or express by whistling; "She whistled a melody"
- Move, send, or bring as if by whistling; "Her optimism whistled away these worries"
- Make a whining, ringing, or whistling sound; "the kettle was singing"; "the bullet sang past his ear" [syn: {sing}]
- Give a signal by whistling; "She whistled for her maid"
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Proverbs - Xibodze xa mughana a xi chayeriwi noti — Don't whistle to a friend's tortoise

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