fizz
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fizz(
fihz
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (effervescence)
a. el burbujeo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The fizz of the champagne went up my nose.El burbujeo del champán me subió a la nariz.
b. la efervescencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The soda had been open a few days and had lost its fizz.Habían abierto el refresco hace unos días y había perdido la efervescencia.
2. (liveliness)
a. la chispa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Our relationship had lost that fizz that it had at the beginning.Nuestra relación había perdido esa chispa que tenía al principio.
3. (fizzy drink)
a. el refresco
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I don't know why you drink all that fizz. Water is the best thing for quenching your thirst.No sé por qué tomas tanto refresco. El agua es lo mejor para quitar la sed.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(champagne) (United Kingdom)
a. el champán
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Everyone had a glass of fizz in their hands for the toast.Todos tenían un vaso de champán en la mano para el brindis.
b. el champaña
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la champaña
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I won a bottle of fizz in the raffle.Gané una botella de champaña en la rifa.
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(sparkling wine) (United Kingdom)
a. el vino espumoso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
They served some quite good Italian fizz with the canapés.Sirvieron un vino espumoso italiano bastante bueno con los canapés.
b. el vino espumante
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(Southern Cone)
Some of the fizz you can buy compares very well with champagne.No hay mucha diferencia entre algunos vinos espumantes que se puede comprar y el champán.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
6. (to efervesce)
a. burbujear
The tablet fizzed as it sank to the bottom of the glass.La pastilla burbujeó al caer al fondo del vaso.
7. (to make a hissing sound)
a. silbar
The lightbulb started fizzing, then popped, and went out.El foco empezó a silbar, luego estalló, y se apagó.
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fizz
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sound)
a. el burbujeo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (colloquial)
a. el refresco
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(soft drink)
3. (champagne)
a. el champán
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4. (general)
a. burbujear
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fizz [fɪz]
noun
1 (fizziness) efervescencia (f); gas (m)
2 (fizzing noise) silbido (m); ruido (m) sibilante
3 (drink) champán (m); (US) (soft drink) gaseosa (f)
4 chispa (f)
the fizz had gone out of their relationship a su relación no le quedaba chispa
that should put some fizz into the proceedings
intransitive verb
[+drink] burbujear; (make fizzing noise) hacer un ruido sibilante; silbar;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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