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fizz

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a sound similar to the speech sound \s\ stretched out
  • the light bulb burned out with a quick fizz

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fizz

verb

Synonyms of fizz (Entry 2 of 2)

to make a sound like that of stretching out the speech sound \s\
  • soda pop fizzing in the glass

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The first known use of fizz was in 1685

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“Fizz.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fizz. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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