feeze

noun
\ ˈfēz How to pronounce feeze (audio) , ˈfāz How to pronounce feeze (audio) \

Definition of feeze

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

First Known Use of feeze

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for feeze

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

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“Feeze.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/feeze. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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