- The definition of a whiz is a person who is very skilled at something.
An example of a whiz is a person who can spell just about any word, a spelling whiz.
- Whiz is defined as to make a humming sound while speeding past.
An example of to whiz is a humming bird flying by.
intransitive verbwhizzed, whiz′zing
- to move swiftly with or as with a buzzing or hissing sound: the bus whizzed by him
- to make the buzzing or hissing sound of something moving swiftly through the air
- Slang to urinate
Origin of whizechoic
- a whizzing sound or movement
Origin of whizsee wiz
- Informal a person who is very quick, adroit, or skilled at something; expert: a whiz at math
- Slang something strikingly excellent, attractive, etc.: a whiz of a car
- Slang the act of urinating: often in the phrase take a whiz
verbwhizzed, whiz·zing, whiz·zes
- To make a whirring or hissing sound, as of an object speeding through air.
- To move or do something quickly: whizzed past on a ten-speed bike; whizzed through her exams.
- To pass quickly: The days whizzed by.
- Vulgar Slang To urinate.
- To throw or spin rapidly: The pitcher whizzed the ball to first.
- To mix or spin (ingredients), as in a blender.
- A whirring or hissing sound, as of an object speeding through air.
- also wiz Informal A person considered exceptionally gifted or skilled: a whiz at all sorts of games.
Origin of whizImitative N., sense 2, from shortening and alteration of wizard
(third-person singular simple present whizzes, present participle whizzing, simple past and past participle whizzed)