Buzz meaning

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A telephone call.

Give me a buzz at nine.

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To make a telephone call to.
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Buzz can mean gossip or news, an excited atmosphere, a feeling of euphoria or to a telephone call.

The gossip around town is an example of buzz.

A feeling of general excitement at a holiday party is an example of buzz.

A feeling of being high on life is an example of buzz.

Giving someone a ring on the phone to chat is an example of giving them a buzz.

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To utter in a rapid, low voice.
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The definition of buzz is a low and continuous humming sound, or is a quiet murmur of voices.

The sound a bee makes is an example of a buzz.

The ringing of a telephone is an example of a buzz.

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A vibrating, humming, or droning sound.
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A low murmur.

A buzz of talk.

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A buzzcut.
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A state of pleasant intoxication, as from alcohol.
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A state of stimulation or overstimulation, as from caffeine.
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Excited interest or attention.
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Rumor; gossip.

The latest buzz from Hollywood.

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To make (wings, etc.) buzz.
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To fly an airplane low over (a building, etc.), often as a signal.
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To signal (someone) with a buzzer.
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To telephone.
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A sound like that of a prolonged z or a bee's hum; buzzing.
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A confused sound, as of many excited voices.
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Noisy activity; stir; agitation.
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A signal on a buzzer.
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A telephone call.
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A condition of euphoria induced as by drugs.
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Rumor or speculation circulating about some person, event, etc.
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Talk and comment, attention or excitement, etc. about a phenomenon, person, activity, etc.
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The latest gossip or rumor. See buzzword, Google Buzz and BuzzFeed.
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A continuous, humming noise, as of bees; a confused murmur, as of general conversation in low tones.
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(informal) A rush or feeling of energy or excitement; a feeling of slight intoxication.

Still feeling the buzz from the coffee, he pushed through the last of the homework.

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(informal) A telephone call.
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(informal, preceded by the) Major topic of conversation; widespread rumor; information spread behind the scenes.
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(intransitive) To make a low, continuous, humming or sibilant sound, like that made by bees with their wings.
  • (by extension) To utter a murmuring sound; to speak with a low, humming voice.
  • (chiefly of an insect) To fly while making such a sound.
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To talk to incessantly or confidentially in a low humming voice.
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(aviation) To fly at high speed and at a very low altitude over a location.
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To buzz is defined as to make a low humming sound, to call someone or to send a signal using a buzzer.

When you make a sound like a bee, this is an example of buzz.

When you give someone a ring on the phone, this is an example of how you buzz the person.

When you press a doorbell to alert someone you are there, this is an example of how you buzz someone.

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To make a low droning or vibrating sound like that of a bee.
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To move quickly and busily; bustle.
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To make a signal with a buzzer.
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To talk, often excitedly, in low tones.
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To be abuzz; hum.

The department was buzzing with rumors.

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To cause to buzz.
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To fly low over.

The plane buzzed the control tower.

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To call or signal with a buzzer.
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To give a buzzcut to.
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To make a sound like that of a prolonged z; hum like a bee.
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To talk excitedly or incessantly, esp. in low tones.
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To gossip.
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To move with a buzzing sound.
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To be filled with noisy activity or talk.
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To utter or tell (gossip, rumors, etc.) in a buzzing manner.
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To whisper; to communicate, as tales, in an undertone; to spread, as a report, by whispers or secretly.
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Origin of buzz

Middle English bussen of imitative origin