buzzer

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noun buzz·er \ˈbə-zər\

Definition of buzzer

  1. 1 :  one that buzzes; specifically :  an electric signaling device that makes a buzzing sound

  2. 2 :  the sound of a buzzer

Examples of buzzer in a Sentence

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

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First Known Use of buzzer

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BUZZER Defined for English Language Learners

buzzer

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Definition of buzzer for English Language Learners

  • : an electric device that makes a loud sound


BUZZER Defined for Kids

buzzer

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noun buzz·er \ˈbə-zər\

Definition of buzzer for Students

  1. :  an electric signaling device that makes a buzzing sound


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