Part of speech: verb

To move swiftly with a hissing or humming sound.

Part of speech: noun

A sound such as is produced by a flying missile.

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Usage examples "whiz":

  1. " No, the whiz of the bullet would make a noise! - "Salammbo", Gustave Flaubert.
  2. Because, gee whiz, I know Bridgeboro when I see it. - "Roy Blakeley's Camp on Wheels", Percy Keese Fitzhugh.
  3. Whenever a head popped up over the wall of either fort, whiz! - "Four Little Blossoms and Their Winter Fun", Mabel C. Hawley.