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Synonyms for fizzle
ˈfɪz əlfiz·zle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hiss, hissing, hushing, fizzle, sibilationnoun

    a fricative sound (especially as an expression of disapproval)

    "the performers could not be heard over the hissing of the audience"

    snort, hiss, razz, hissing, hoot, bust, flop, sibilation, raspberry, hushing, assibilation, bird, boo, razzing

  2. flop, bust, fizzleverb

    a complete failure

    "the play was a dismal flop"

    flop, hiss, floating-point operation, dud, tear, bout, hissing, bust, washout, sibilation, collapse, binge, hushing, female chest

  3. taper off, peter out, fizzle out, fizzleverb

    end weakly

    "The music just petered out--there was no proper ending"

    run out, peter out, conk out, poop out, fizzle out, taper off, run down

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fizzleverb

    hiss, make a hissing noise

  2. fizzleverb

    [Colloquial.] fail, make a failure of it, fizzle out

  3. fizzlenoun

    [Colloquial.] failure, fiasco, abortive attempt

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. fizzlenoun

    failure, fiasco

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  1. John Johnston:

    It's going to fizzle. Right now, cash is king.

  2. Jay Wilds:

    I think that was Jay Wilds first real girlfriend, and I think that's why Jay Wilds reaction was so strong. I don't think it meant that much to her. I don't think that's wrong, it's high school, you know. She's a high school girl,' Oh, Jay Wilds's cute, Oh, whatever' -- things fizzle out. I think there was another dude or something, or whatever.

  3. Lakshheish M Patel:

    Go anywhere across India, traders are confidently saying and discussing that market crash has started in Oct 2021 so it will continue till Oct 2022 at least to complete 1year full and may be till December 2022. In between some small uptick will come for 2-3 days but will soon fizzle down.

  4. Song Myung-sup:

    The new smartphone effect will likely fizzle out in the fourth quarter, as people don't find Samsung's new Note model, which came out several months ago, very attractive anymore, that will result in a drop in shipments and eventually less profit.

  5. Julian Zelizer:

    If the late 1960s is basis for comparison, things could get worse. The turmoil of the late 1960s didn't end with things becoming calmer, but the fault lines only intensified, in many ways we have been red hot ever since. Sometimes red hot moments such as this don't fizzle but generate a foundation for future political battles. I think that's the case right now, especially since there are institutions such as the partisan media that will continue to fuel the flames...

Translations for fizzle

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  • шипене, шипя, провалям сеBulgarian
  • brusen, ebbe ud, bruseDanish
  • زوزهPersian
  • kuivua, pihistä, pihinäFinnish
  • թշշալ, թեթև ֆշշալ, թեթև ֆշշոցArmenian
  • אִוְשָׁהHebrew
  • фиаско, шипеть, потерпетьRussian
  • pysa, gå i stöpet, pysande, fräsa, fräsande, ebba utSwedish
  • เป็นฟองThai
  • lóng lánhVietnamese

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