Origin of wiz

First recorded in 1900–05; by shortening
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Contemporary Examples of wiz

Historical Examples of wiz

  • I was jes' finkin' I was wiz her, and she was divin' me somefin' dood to eat.

  • He taught no more, I held him fast,And killed him wiz a rough.

  • "I'm going to cut th' deacon's head off wiz it," she replied blandly.

    Anderson Crow, Detective

    George Barr McCutcheon

  • She was not wiz you in your balloon when you came down at Dornhof.

    The War in the Air

    Herbert George Wells

  • And wiz ze strange ideas of your country, it makes you feel bad.

    The Bad Man

    Charles Hanson Towne

British Dictionary definitions for wiz



informal a variant spelling of whizz (def. 6)
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