HyperDic: buzz

English > 6 senses of the word buzz:
VERBperceptionbuzz, bombinate, bombilatemake a buzzing sound
motionbuzzfly low
stativebuzz, hum, seethebe noisy with activity
communicationbuzzcall with a buzzer
NOUNeventbuzz, bombilation, bombinationsound of rapid vibration
actbuzza confusion of activity and gossip
buzz > pronunciation
Soundsbah'z
Rhymesabuzz ... wages: 30 rhymes with ahz...
English > buzz: 6 senses > noun 1, event
Meaningsound of rapid vibration.
Example"the buzz of a bumble bee"
Synonymsbombilation, bombination
BroadersoundThe sudden occurrence of an audible event
Spanishzumbido
Verbsbuzzcall with a buzzer
buzzmake a buzzing sound
English > buzz: 6 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningA confusion of activity and gossip.
Example"the buzz of excitement was so great that a formal denial was issued"
BroaderactivityAny specific behavior
Spanishmurmullo, murmurio
Catalanmormoleig, murmuri
Verbsbuzzbe noisy with activity
English > buzz: 6 senses > verb 1, perception
Meaningmake a buzzing sound.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"bees were buzzing around the hive"
Synonymsbombinate, bombilate
Broadersound, gomake a certain noise or sound
Spanishmurmurar, susurrar, zumbar
Catalanbonir, brunzir, bugonar, murmurar, xiuxiuejar
Nounsbuzzsound of rapid vibration
buzzera push button at an outer door / door / door that gives a ringing or buzzing signal when pushed
buzzera signaling device that makes a buzzing sound
English > buzz: 6 senses > verb 2, motion
Meaningfly low.
PatternSomething ----s; Something ----s somebody
Example"Planes buzzed the crowds in the square"
Categoryair travel, aviation, airtravel via aircraft
Broaderfly, wingTravel through the air
English > buzz: 6 senses > verb 3, stative
MeaningBe noisy with activity.
PatternSomething ----s
ModelThe streets buzz with crowds; The crowds buzz in the streets
Example"This office is buzzing with activity"
Synonymshum, seethe
Narrowerteem, pullulate, swarmBe teeming, be abuzz
BroaderbeHave the quality of being
Spanishzumbar
Nounsbuzza confusion of activity and gossip
English > buzz: 6 senses > verb 4, communication
MeaningCall with a buzzer.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Example"he buzzed the servant"
Broadersummonask to come
Spanishllamar
Catalantrucar
Nounsbuzzsound of rapid vibration
buzzera push button at an outer door / door / door that gives a ringing or buzzing signal when pushed
buzzera signaling device that makes a buzzing sound

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