Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “whizz” en inglés

See all translations

whizz

verb [I + adv/prep] uk UK ( US usually whiz, US also wiz)   /wɪz/ informal us  
to move or do something very fast: A police car whizzed by, on its way to the accident. We whizzed through the rehearsal, so that we'd be finished by lunchtime. Time just whizzes past when you're enjoying yourself.

whizz

noun uk   /wɪz/ UK us  

whizz noun (EXPERT)

[C usually singular] ( US usually whiz) informal approving a person with a very high level of skill or knowledge in a particular subject: a computer whizz He's a whizz at poker.

whizz noun (DRUG)

[U] slang for amphetamine (= a drug that makes the mind and body more active)
Traducciones de “whizz”
en español pasar zumbando/silbando/volando…
en francés passer en sifflant…
en alemán zischen…
en chino (tradicionál) 快速移動, 很快地做…
en chino (simplificado) 快速移动, 很快地做…
(Definition of whizz from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de whizz
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Más definiciones de “whizz” en inglés

Definiciones de “whizz” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

exercise

physical activity that you do to make your body strong and healthy

Palabra del día

Byronic, Orwellian and Darwinian: adjectives from names.

by Liz Walter,
April 15, 2015
Becoming an adjective is a strange kind of memorial, but it is often a sign of a person having had real influence on the world. Science is full of examples, from Hippocrates, the Greek medic born around 460 BC, who gave his name to the Hippocratic Oath still used by doctors today,

Aprende más 

bio-inspiration noun

April 13, 2015
the adoption of patterns and structures found in nature for the purposes of engineering, manufacturing, science, etc. The MIT researchers actually aren’t the only robotics team to turn to cheetahs for bio-inspiration.

Aprende más