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buzzes

noun
plural of buzz

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a communication by telephone
  • give me a buzz when you decide

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2 a monotonous sound like that of an insect in motion
  • the motor made a soft buzz

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3 a practice or interest that is very popular for a short time
  • longer hairstyles are the buzz this season

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buzzes

verb
present tense third-person singular of buzz

Synonyms & Antonyms of buzzes (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to be copiously supplied
  • for months the area has been buzzing with rumors that a megacorporation plans to locate its headquarters here

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3 to fly, turn, or move rapidly with a fluttering or vibratory sound
  • the little plane buzzed past the crowd

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“Buzzes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/buzzes. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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