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[wiz] /wɪz/
wizard (def 3).
Origin of wiz
First recorded in 1900-05; by shortening Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Zat ees nozzing, mon capitaine—a leetle cut like wiz a Barlow—like zat!

    The Little Red Foot Robert W. Chambers
  • I was jes' finkin' I was wiz her, and she was divin' me somefin' dood to eat.

    Frank Merriwell's Bravery Burt L. Standish
  • I care nosin for myself; it is wiz mine friend he make me so much trouble.

    The Von Toodleburgs F. Colburn Adams
  • "I'm going to cut th' deacon's head off wiz it," she replied blandly.

    Anderson Crow, Detective George Barr McCutcheon
  • So I tell zis, and Mère Jeanne she cry, she take us wiz her arms, she cannot let us go.

    Rosin the Beau Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards
British Dictionary definitions for wiz


(informal) a variant spelling of whizz (sense 6)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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