Whiz meaning

wĭz, hwĭz
To move swiftly with or as with a buzzing or hissing sound.

The bus whizzed by him.

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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.

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Whiz is defined as to make a humming sound while speeding past.

An example of to whiz is a humming bird flying by.

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To make a whirring or hissing sound, as of an object speeding through air.
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To move or do something quickly.

Whizzed past on a ten-speed bike; whizzed through her exams.

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To pass quickly.

The days whizzed by.

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(vulgar slang) To urinate.
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To throw or spin rapidly.

The pitcher whizzed the ball to first.

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To mix or spin (ingredients), as in a blender.
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A whirring or hissing sound, as of an object speeding through air.
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(informal) A person considered exceptionally gifted or skilled.

A whiz at all sorts of games.

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To make the buzzing or hissing sound of something moving swiftly through the air.
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(slang) To urinate.
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To cause to whiz, esp. by rotating rapidly.
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A whizzing sound or movement.
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(slang) The act of urinating.
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To make a whirring or hissing sound, similar to that of an object speeding through the air.
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To rush or move swiftly with such a sound.
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(vulgar, slang) To urinate.

We whizzed in the bushes.

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A whirring or hissing sound (as above).
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(informal) Someone who is remarkably skilled at something.
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(vulgar, slang, especially with the verb "take") An act of urination; a wiz.

I have to take a whiz.

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(UK, slang, uncountable) Amphetamine.
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(vulgar slang) take a whiz
  • To urinate.
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

Origin of whiz

  • Imitative N., sense 2, from shortening and alteration of wizard

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition