sizzler

noun
siz·​zler | \ ˈsi-zə-lər How to pronounce sizzler (audio) , ˈsiz-lər \

Definition of sizzler

: one that sizzles especially : scorcher

Examples of sizzler in a Sentence

It looks like tomorrow's going to be another sizzler. a sizzler of a movie
Recent Examples on the Web And gearing up for what's expected to be a sizzler of a weekend. Eddie Pells, ajc, 26 June 2021 And gearing up for what's expected to be a sizzler of a weekend. Eddie Pells, ajc, 26 June 2021 And gearing up for what's expected to be a sizzler of a weekend. Eddie Pells, ajc, 26 June 2021 And gearing up for what's expected to be a sizzler of a weekend. Eddie Pells, Star Tribune, 25 June 2021 The shortstop casually short-hopped a sizzler that was 104 mph off the bat and began a double play. John Shea, San Francisco Chronicle, 18 June 2021 Hanwell also shared that the twin sizzler races will also be back this year on the fourth from 7:45 a.m. – 11 a.m. Alyssa Alfano, cleveland, 14 June 2021 Notwithstanding, Baskin didn't care for the summer sizzler at all due to its racy imagery. Rosy Cordero, EW.com, 9 Aug. 2020 And, if this season turns out to be a sizzler, consider rigging temporary shade for the shrub. oregonlive, 3 May 2020

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First Known Use of sizzler

1848, in the meaning defined above

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24 Jul 2021

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“Sizzler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sizzler. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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sizzler

noun

English Language Learners Definition of sizzler

US, informal
: a very hot day
: something that is very exciting, thrilling, sexy, etc.

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