Translation of chistar in English:

chistar

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (rechistar)
    ¡a la cama, niños! ¡y sin chistar! off to bed children and not another word
    • soportó el dolor sin chistar he bore the pain without a word of complaint
    • pagó la multa sin chistar she paid her fine without protest
    • no chistó he didn't say / utter a word
  • 2

    (llamar la atención)
    (to get sb's attention) to go 'psst'
    le chisté para que viniera I went 'psst' to call him