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whizz

verb [I + adv/prep] UK (US usually whiz, US also wiz) uk   us   /wɪz/ informal
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   us   /wɪz/ UK

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”
in Vietnamese bay vèo qua…
en español pasar zumbando/silbando/volando…
in Thai เกลา, เหลา (ไม้)…
in Malaysian bersiung, berdesing…
en francés passer en sifflant…
en alemán zischen…
en chino (tradicionál) 快速移動, 很快地做…
in Indonesian mendesing…
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)
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