How to use shush in a sentence

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Sentence Examples
I scrambled to shush her, but this is my sister's regular speaking voice. She sat down and looked around.
The doormen actually intercept approaching revellers in the street outside the club, asking them to shush.
It consists of hums and burrs and the shush of compressed air engaging and disengaging continually.
They quieted, however, when the Elder waved a hand to shush them, the better to hear what else the Imkill had to say.
They started to shush me and told me to be quiet or I wouldn't hear her crying.
It was meant to be her big career revival, a triumphant return to form that would finally shush the incessant tabloid coverage of her car crash of a life.
I need my little musical rhythm to wrap me up and shush me tenderly as I wonder about the black-haired girl, and the basilisks in the hotel lobby.
Lily started to speak but Joe raised one finger to shush her.
Suddenly it is stiller, except for a belchy groan. Then a high whiny sound, gradually diminishing, a sort of shush, and finally all is quiet.
Examples from Classical Literature
I listened, and sure enough I heard the shush, shush of something moving in the dead leaves and dry grass a little distance away.
Being at a little distance from her, Bert had no chance to shush her outspoken comments.
The orderly stopped pushing his chair and the nurse rushed forward to shush them sternly, but it barely dampened the calls.
Navel tried to shush him, embarrassed, but he doggedly went on.
I was just about to say he could when again that shush, shush!
The way to win people over isn't to tell them to shush, it's to have a democratic debate with them.
And when he tells you to stand still and shush, you root yourself to the spot and shush.
The Iraqi expatriates have started voting in polling centers in Tehran, Qom, Isfahan, Mashhad, Kermanshah, Orumieh, Ilam, Yazd, Naqadeh, Shush and Shiraz since this morning.
Und dot man, who was king of beasts-tamer men, he had in der house shush such anoder as dot devil-animal in der cage-a great orang-outang dot thought he was a man.
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