fizz

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Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
fizz

Plural
fizzes

  1. A fizz is an emission of a rapid stream of bubbles.
    He waited for the fizz to settle down before filling the glass.
  2. A fizz is the sound of the emission of a rapid stream of bubbles.
    He sat back in the hot tub and listened to the relaxing fizz and pops produced by the bubbles.
  3. (slang) A fizz is a carbonated beverage.
    Nathan ordered an orange fizz from the bar.

Verb[change]

Plain form
fizz

Third-person singular
fizzes

Past tense
fizzed

Past participle
fizzed

Present participle
fizzing

  1. (intransitive) If something is fizzing, it is emitting bubbles.
  2. (intransitive) If something is fizzing, it is making a rapid hissing or bubbling sound.
    The soda fizzed when he poured in into the glass.

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