chiefly dialectal : rush
dialect : a state of alarm or excitement

Word History


Middle English veze, from fesen, vesen to drive away — more at faze

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of feeze was in the 14th century

Dictionary Entries Near feeze

Cite this Entry

“Feeze.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/feeze. Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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