The bus whizzed by him.
An example of a whiz is a person who can spell just about any word, a spelling whiz.
An example of to whiz is a humming bird flying by.
Whizzed past on a ten-speed bike; whizzed through her exams.
The days whizzed by.
The pitcher whizzed the ball to first.
A whiz at all sorts of games.
We whizzed in the bushes.
- To urinate.
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