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whizzo

[ hwiz-oh, wiz-oh ]
/ ˈʰwɪz oʊ, ˈwɪz oʊ /
British Slang.
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adjective

absolutely first-rate; superb; excellent.

interjection

(used as an exclamation of approval, wonder, or pleasure.)

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of whizzo

whiz1 + -o;def. 2 was first recorded in 1900–05, and def. 1 in 1945–50
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