Meaning of “fizzle” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “fizzle” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fizzle" in American English

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fizzleverb [ I ]

us /ˈfɪz·əl/

to finish slowly in a way that is disappointing or has become less interesting:

I like the way the movie starts but then it fizzles out.

(Definition of “fizzle” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)