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Synonyms for whistle
the sound made by something moving rapidly or by steam coming out of a small aperture
the act of signalling (e.g., summoning) by whistling or blowing a whistle
a small wind instrument that produces a whistling sound by blowing into it
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
move with, or as with, a whistling sound
utter or express by whistling
move, send, or bring as if by whistling
make a whining, ringing, or whistling sound
give a signal by whistling
References in periodicals archive
The following spring, Felt and FBI Counterintelligence Chief Edward Miller effectively blew the whistle on
themselves by publicly admitting that they had authorized the "black bag jobs" assuming full responsibility for them.
Roger Boisjoly and Allan McDonald, for example, were engineers with Morton Thiokol Corporation, a National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) contractor, when they blew the whistle on
the design and decisional flaws that led to the Challenger Space Shuttle disaster.
Mr White says he was dismissed for refusing to discipline the woman who blew the whistle on
abuse allegations at Hazelcroft Residential Home.
A lawyer named Pat Holloway who represented a small oil company (which has filed suit against some of the larger companies) blew the whistle on
Marvin Rudnick, Earnest's attorney, claims his client was laid off because she blew the whistle on
politically connected contractors.