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English noun: sizzle

1. sizzle (event) a sizzling noise


Broader (hypernym)noise


English verb: sizzle

1. sizzle (communication) make a sound like frying fat


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)make noise, noise, resound

2. sizzle (emotion) seethe with deep anger or resentment


SamplesShe was sizzling with anger.


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)boil, seethe

3. sizzle (change) burn or sear with a sizzling sound


SamplesThe fat sizzled in the pan.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)scorch, sear









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