3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Fizz \Fizz\, noun A hissing sound; as, the fizz of a fly. fizzing

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

fizz \fizz\ (f[i^]z), verb (used without an object) [imp. & p. p. {fizzed} (f[i^]zd); p. pr. & vb. n. {fizzing}.] [Cf. Icel. f[imac]sa to break wind, Dan. fise to foist, fizzle, OSw. fisa, G. fisten, feisten. Cf. {Foist}.] To make a hissing sound, such as that of a burning fuse or a bubbling carbonated beverage. [1913 Webster +PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: an effervescent beverage (usually alcoholic)


1: become bubbly or frothy or foaming; "The boiling soup was frothing"; "The river was foaming"; "Sparkling water" [syn: {foam}, {froth}, {fizz}, {effervesce}, {sparkle}, {form bubbles}]

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