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sizzleverb [I]

 us   /ˈsɪz·əl/
to make the ​sound of ​foodfrying: Doughnuts sizzled in the ​hotfat. fig. This ​movie sizzles with ​excitement.

sizzlenoun [U]

 us   /ˈsɪz·əl/
the ​sound of ​foodfrying: fig. Their ​reportinglacks sizzle (= ​excitement).
(Definition of sizzle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

(Definition of sizzle from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sizzle”
in Chinese (Simplified) 发出(油炸食物般的)咝咝声…
in Turkish cızırdamak…
in Russian шипеть (при жаренье)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 發出(油炸食物般的)噝噝聲, 滋滋作響…
in Polish skwierczeć…
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