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[buhz-ee] /ˈbʌz i/
adjective, buzzier, buzziest.
Slang. generating intense enthusiasm, excitement, etc.:
a buzzy new film.
Origin of buzzy
buzz1 + -y1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • By the way, buzzy, we're sailing for the Azores day after to-morrow.

    The Alternative George Barr McCutcheon
  • "buzzy came over in the 'Lusitania' last year," ventured one of them.

    The Alternative George Barr McCutcheon
  • I am fanning myself with my buzzy wings for it is going to be a very hot day.

    Uncle Wiggily's Travels Howard R. Garis
  • And, besides, buzzy's a chap any woman might be proud of as a husband.

    The Alternative George Barr McCutcheon
  • "I wonder if buzzy's got it into his head to get married," he said reflectively.

    The Alternative George Barr McCutcheon
Contemporary definitions for buzzy

giving the user a strong buzz or intoxicated feeling


The Long Island iced tea made him feel quite buzzy.

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Drunk (1700s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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