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Synonyms for buzz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. buzz, bombilation, bombinationnoun

    sound of rapid vibration

    "the buzz of a bumble bee"

    bombination, bombilation

  2. buzzverb

    a confusion of activity and gossip

    "the buzz of excitement was so great that a formal denial was issued"

    bombination, bombilation

  3. buzz, bombinate, bombilateverb

    make a buzzing sound

    "bees were buzzing around the hive"

    bombinate, hum, seethe, bombilate

  4. buzzverb

    fly low

    "Planes buzzed the crowds in the square"

    bombinate, hum, seethe, bombilate

  5. hum, buzz, seetheverb

    be noisy with activity

    "This office is buzzing with activity"

    roll, thrum, boil, seethe, bombinate, hum, bombilate

  6. buzzverb

    call with a buzzer

    "he buzzed the servant"

    bombinate, hum, seethe, bombilate

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. buzzverb

    hum, make a humming sound (as bees)

  2. buzzverb

    whisper, murmur

  3. buzznoun

    hum, humming noise

  4. buzznoun

    whisper, murmur

  5. buzznoun

    at, on, by way of

  6. buzznoun

    from, according to

  7. buzznoun

    near to, close by

  8. buzznoun


  9. buzznoun

    along, over

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. buzznoun

    hum, murmur, bombinate, whiz

  2. buzzverb

    hum, bombinate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "buzz":

    chatter, humming, gaston

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How to use buzz in a sentence?

  1. Angus MacLane:

    In this film, Buzz is the action hero. He's serious and ambitious and funny, but not in a goofy way that would undercut the drama.

  2. Oleg Fomenko:

    I got my buzz back.

  3. Juda Engelmayer:

    If it is a coincidence, then it couldn’t have been planned better from a public relations and marketing point of view, it has created even more buzz.

  4. Michael Haracz:

    If you have the biggest share of a growing category, that is profits galore, that is exponentially more sales, more buzz, more foot traffic to your restaurant.

  5. Alyssa Dweck:

    I’ve heard of the practice of putting alcohol on a tampon and putting it into the vagina for advanced absorption and getting a buzz off of that, i would say that sounds like it would be horribly uncomfortable and can cause damage to the vaginal mucousso I definitely wouldn’t advise that.

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