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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • interj. Used to capture someone's attention inconspicuously.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • interj. Implies that the speaker is sending secret or whispered information to another person.

Etymologies

Imitative.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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