Pronunciation: (siz'ul), [key]
—v., -zled, -zling,
1. to make a hissing sound, as in frying or burning.
2. Informal.to be very hot: It's sizzling out.
3. Informal.to be very angry; harbor deep resentment: I'm still sizzling over that insult.
to fry or burn with or as if with a hissing sound: to sizzle steaks on the grill; The sun sizzles the pavement.
a sizzling sound.
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