Pronunciation: (fiz), [key]
to make a hissing or sputtering sound; effervesce.
1. a fizzing sound; effervescence.
2. soda water or other effervescent water.
3. an iced mixed drink made of liquor, lemon juice, sugar, and soda: gin fizz.
4. Brit. Informal.champagne.
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