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Main Entry: 1whiz
Variant(s): or whizz /primarystresshwiz, primarystresswiz/
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): whizzed; whiz·zing
Etymology: probably coined in imitation of the sound of a speeding object going by
1 : to hum, buzz, or hiss like a speeding object (as an arrow or ball) passing through air
2 : to fly, pass, or move swiftly with a buzzing sound <cars whizzing by>
- whiz·zer noun

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