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buzz

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of buzz

  1. 1 a communication by telephone give me a buzz when you decide Synonyms of buzz call, ringWords Related to buzz callback, cold call, conference call, message, toll call, voice mail

  2. 2 a monotonous sound like that of an insect in motion the motor made a soft buzz Synonyms of buzz burr, hum, chirr, churr, drone, purr, thrum, whir (also whirr), whiz (or whizz), zoomWords Related to buzz babble, coo, gasp, gurgle, hiss, moan, murmur, rustle, sigh, suspiration, susurration, susurrus, whisper; whish, zing, zipNear Antonyms of buzz bawl, howl, roar, scream, screech, shriek, squall, squeal, yelp, yell

  3. 3 information or opinion that is widely disseminated without any authority or confirmation of accuracy the buzz is that this would-be blockbuster will be the bomb of the summer Synonyms of buzz rumor, dish, gossip, hearsay, noise, report, scuttlebutt, talk, tattle, wordWords Related to buzz tale, whisper, whispering; hint, intimation, rumbling; disinformation, propaganda; urban legend (also urban myth); dirt, scandal

  4. 4 a practice or interest that is very popular for a short time longer hairstyles are the buzz this season Synonyms of buzz fad, chic, craze, dernier cri, enthusiasm, fashion, flavor, go, hot ticket, last word, latest, mode, rage, sensation, style, ton, trend, vogueWords Related to buzz nine days' wonder (also nine day wonder); new wave; crush, infatuation; fervor, passion; furor, fuss, hullabaloo, to-do, uproar; bandwagon, crusade, cult, movement; novelty, wrinkle; caprice, fancy, whimNear Antonyms of buzz classic, standard


buzz

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of buzz

  1. 1 to be copiously supplied for months the area has been buzzing with rumors that a megacorporation plans to locate its headquarters here Synonyms of buzz brim, bristle, bulge, burst, bustle, abound, crawl, hum, overflow, pullulate, swarm, teemNear Antonyms of buzz lack, need, want

  2. 2 to proceed or move quickly we've been buzzing around all morning getting ready for the meeting with the VIPs from the head office Synonyms of buzz barrel, belt, blast, blaze, blow, bolt, bomb [slang], bowl, breeze, bundle, bustle, hurry, cannonball, careen, career, chase, course, crack (on), dash, drive, fly, hare, hasten, hie, highball, hotfoot (it), hump, hurl, hurtle, hustle, jet, jump, motor, nip, pelt, race, ram, rip, rocket, run, rush, rustle, scoot, scurry, scuttle, shoot, speed, step, tear, travel, trot, whirl, whisk, zip, zoomWords Related to buzz beetle, dart, flit, scamper, scud, scuffle; stampede, streak, whiz (or whizz); gallop, jog, sprint; accelerate, quicken, step out; catch up, fast-forward, outpace, outrun, outstrip, overtake; arrow, beelineNear Antonyms of buzz dally, dawdle, dillydally, drag, hang (around or out), lag, linger, loiter, poke, tarry; amble, lumber, plod, saunter, shuffle, stroll; decelerate, slow (down or up)Antonyms of buzz crawl, creep, poke

  3. 3 to fly, turn, or move rapidly with a fluttering or vibratory sound the little plane buzzed past the crowd Synonyms of buzz bumble, burr, whirr, drone, hum, whish, whiz (or whizz), zip, zoomWords Related to buzz chirr, churr; thrum; fizz, hiss, murmur, purr, rustle, sigh, sizzle, swish, whisper; coo, curr; wheeze, whistle, whoosh



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