verb (used without object)
to make a hissing or sputtering sound; effervesce.
a fizzing sound; effervescence.
soda water or other effervescent water.
an iced mixed drink made of liquor, lemon juice, sugar, and soda:
British Informal. .
to make a hissing or bubbling sound
(of a drink) to produce bubbles of carbon dioxide, either through fermentation or aeration
a hissing or bubbling sound
the bubbly quality of a drink; effervescence
any effervescent drink
1660s, of imitative origin. Related: Fizzed; fizzing. The noun is recorded from 1812; meaning “effervescent drink” is from 1864.
A failure; fizzle: ”It was a big fizz,” the ambassador said (1940s+)
[fiz-uh l] /ˈfɪz əl/ verb (used without object), fizzled, fizzling. 1. to make a hissing or sputtering sound, especially one that dies out weakly. 2. Informal. to fail ignominiously after a good start (often followed by out): The reform movement fizzled out because of poor leadership. noun 3. a fizzling, hissing, or sputtering. 4. Informal. […]
[fiz-waw-ter, -wot-er] /ˈfɪzˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər/ noun 1. effervescent ; .
[fiz-ee] /ˈfɪz i/ adjective, fizzier, fizziest. 1. bubbly; . adj. 1885, from fizz + -y (2).
abbreviation 1. Fiji networking The country code for Fiji. (1999-01-27) Fijian found (shortwave transmission)