whizzer

play
noun whiz·zer \ˈhwi-zər, ˈwi-\

Definition of whizzer

  1. :  one that whizzes; especially :  a centrifugal machine for drying something (such as grain, sugar, or nitrated cotton)

1851

First Known Use of whizzer

1851

Learn More about whizzer


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up whizzer? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

clear to the understanding

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!