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1fizz

verb \ˈfiz\

: to make a sound like many small bubbles popping

Full Definition of FIZZ

intransitive verb
1
:  to make a hissing or sputtering sound :  effervesce
2
:  to show excitement or exhilaration

Examples of FIZZ

  1. <soda pop fizzing in the glass>

Origin of FIZZ

probably of imitative origin
First Known Use: 1685

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Rhymes with FIZZ

2fizz

noun

: a sound like many small bubbles popping

: energy and liveliness

: a drink with many small bubbles

Full Definition of FIZZ

1
a :  a hissing sound
b :  spirit, liveliness
2
:  an effervescent beverage
fizzy \ˈfi-zē\ adjective

Examples of FIZZ

  1. the characteristic fizz of champagne
  2. All the fizz was gone from their relationship.

First Known Use of FIZZ

1842

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FIZZ Defined for Kids

1fizz

verb \ˈfiz\
fizzedfizz·ing

Definition of FIZZ for Kids

:  to make a hissing or bubbling sound

2fizz

noun

Definition of FIZZ for Kids

1
:  a hissing or bubbling sound
2
:  a bubbling drink

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