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Definition of fizz noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    fizz

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//fɪz//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//fɪz//
     
     
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  1. 1[uncountable, singular] the small bubbles of gas in a liquid (figurative) There is plenty of fizz and sparkle in the show. (figurative) The fizz has gone out of the market.
  2. 2[uncountable, singular] the sound that is made by bubbles of gas in a liquid, or a sound similar to this the fizz of a firework
  3. 3[uncountable] (British English, informal) a drink that has a lot of bubbles of gas, especially champagne
  4. Word Origin mid 17th cent.: imitative.
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