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Synonyms for fizzle
ˈfɪz əlfiz·zle

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  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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  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

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  1. fizzlenoun

    failure, fiasco

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  1. 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.

  2. Hilary Duff:

    It's a really, really tough game. I haven't quite figured that one out yet, i'm also very challenged when it comes to technology, so when I'm sitting in label meetings and they're like, 'Oh, we're gonna stream this'... my brain starts to like fizzle, fizzle, fry. I'm like, 'What is happening right now?'.

  3. 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.

  4. Blake Jamieson on AskMen:

    Tinder moves fast. Girls get dozens of messages every single day. If you get a conversation started, and things seem to be going well, try to move the conversation off Tinder as soon as possible, if you let a conversation fizzle out, rest assured that your message is going to get buried overnight.

  5. John Johnston:

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

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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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