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buzzer

noun buzz·er \ˈbə-zər\

: an electric device that makes a loud sound

Full Definition of BUZZER

1
:  one that buzzes; specifically :  an electric signaling device that makes a buzzing sound
2
:  the sound of a buzzer
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Examples of BUZZER

  1. Their team was ahead by two points when the buzzer signaled the end of the game.

First Known Use of BUZZER

1606
BUZZER Defined for Kids

buzzer

noun buzz·er \ˈbə-zər\

Definition of BUZZER for Kids

:  an electric signaling device that makes a buzzing sound

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