fizz

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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
fizz /fɪz/USA pronunciation   v. [no object]
  1. to make a hissing or sputtering sound:The soda fizzed in the glass.

n. [uncountable]
  1. a fizzing sound.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
fizz  (fiz),USA pronunciation v.i. 
  1. to make a hissing or sputtering sound;
    effervesce.

n. 
  1. a fizzing sound;
    effervescence.
  2. soda water or other effervescent water.
  3. Winean iced mixed drink made of liquor, lemon juice, sugar, and soda:gin fizz.
  4. British Termschampagne.
fizzer, n. 
  • back formation from fizzle 1655–65

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
fizz /fɪz/ vb (intransitive)
  1. to make a hissing or bubbling sound
  2. (of a drink) to produce bubbles of carbon dioxide, either through fermentation or aeration
n
  1. a hissing or bubbling sound
  2. the bubbly quality of a drink; effervescence
  3. any effervescent drink
Etymology: 17th Century: of imitative origin

ˈfizzy adj ˈfizziness n
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