buzz

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[ buhz ]
/ bʌz /

noun

verb (used without object)

verb (used with object)

Idioms

    have/get a buzz on, Slang. to be slightly intoxicated: After a few beers they all had a buzz on.

Origin of buzz

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1350–1400; Middle English busse; imitative
Related formsbuzz·ing·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for buzzing

buzz

/ (bʌz) /

noun

verb

See also buzz in
Derived Formsbuzzing, noun, adjective

Word Origin for buzz

C16: of imitative origin
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