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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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