fizzing vs fizzy what difference

what is difference between fizzing and fizzy

English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɪzɪŋ/
  • Rhymes: -ɪzɪŋ

Verb

fizzing

  1. present participle of fizz
  2. present participle of fiz

Noun

fizzing (plural fizzings)

  1. The action of the verb to fizz.
  2. The sound made by something that fizzes.
    The fizzings of the radiators kept him awake.

Adjective

fizzing (not comparable)

  1. That fizzes or fizz.
    a fizzing mass of froth
  2. (slang) Very fast or active.

Anagrams

  • gin fizz


English

Etymology

From fizz +‎ -y.

Pronunciation

  • enPR: fĭz’i, IPA(key): /ˈfɪzi/
  • Rhymes: -ɪzi

Adjective

fizzy (comparative fizzier, superlative fizziest)

  1. (of a liquid) Containing bubbles.
  2. (figuratively) Lively, vivacious.
  3. (onomatopoeia) Makes a hissing sound.

Translations

Synonyms

  • (of a liquid): sparkling, carbonated; see also Thesaurus:effervescent

Derived terms

  • fizzy drink

Noun

fizzy (plural fizzies)

  1. (New Zealand) A non-alcoholic carbonated beverage.
    Synonym: fizzy drink

Derived terms

  • fizzies

Translations


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