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English noun: whizz

1. whizz (person) someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field


Synonymsace, adept, champion, genius, hotshot, maven, mavin, sensation, star, superstar, virtuoso, whiz, wiz, wizard


Broader (hypernym)expert


Narrower (hyponym)track star


English verb: whizz

1. whizz (perception) make a soft swishing sound


SamplesThe motor whirred.
The car engine purred.


Synonymsbirr, purr, whir, whirr, whiz


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)go, sound

2. whizz (motion) move along very quickly


Synonymswhizz along, zoom, zoom along


Pattern of useSomething is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)hurry, speed, travel rapidly, zip









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