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buzz

From Wiktionary

Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
buzz

Plural
buzzes

  1. (countable) A buzz is the sound of buzzing.
    I heard a buzz from the door.
  2. (countable) A buzz is the mixed sound of many people talking at the same time.
    I heard a buzz of conversation coming from the hall.

Verb[change]

Plain form
buzz

Third-person singular
buzzes

Past tense
buzzed

Past participle
buzzed

Present participle
buzzing

  1. (intransitive) If something buzzes, it makes a sound like a bee flying.
    When the oven timer buzzes, you know the cake is ready.

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