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plural of whiz
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as in whistles
a sound similar to the speech sound \s\ stretched out the whiz of an arrow flying by at an uncomfortably close range

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noun (2)

plural of whiz
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verb

present tense third-person singular of whiz
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as in hisses
to make a sound like that of stretching out the speech sound \s\ just hearing the bullets whiz as they fly by their heads must be terrifying for soldiers

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“Whizzes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whizzes. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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