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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. 2018.
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  • I daresay the buzzy noise and singing in my head will soon pass off.

    The Weathercock George Manville Fenn
  • "buzzy came over in the 'Lusitania' last year," ventured one of them.

    The Alternative George Barr McCutcheon
  • When buzzy first came into the club, two years ago, he was insufferable.

    The Alternative George Barr McCutcheon
  • "They do say, buzzy, that you were in love with her," she said.

    The Alternative George Barr McCutcheon
  • They call you 'buzzy' and 'dear,' so they must be your intimates.

    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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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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