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They had a six-roomed house (not counting kitching and sculry), and now twelve daughters in all; whizz.Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush|William Makepeace Thackeray
He went down it, not with a whizz as a falling stone, but slowly as a man might sink in water.Yorkshire Oddities, Incidents and Strange Events|S. Baring-Gould
I notice theres a eap of wire all round it, said Pug, and bobbed his head down hastily at the whizz of a couple of bullets.Grapes of wrath|Boyd Cable
Now came the real pull, for the two winners were to try off; and as the last gun sounded, Clatter, whizz!
The worst of all is the whizz-bang, because it doesn't give you a chance—it pounces and is on you the same moment that it bangs.Carry On|Coningsby Dawson