How Do You Spell WHIZ?

Correct spelling for the English word "whiz" is [w_ˈɪ_z], [wˈɪz], [wˈɪz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of WHIZ

  1. To make a humming or hissing noise, as from rapid motion; to move rapidly with a humming sound.

Common Misspellings for WHIZ

Below is the list of 203 misspellings for the word "whiz".

Usage Examples for WHIZ

  1. The chase appeared to be over; a steep wall of rock lay between Sam and safety, and in fancy he already heard the whiz of a bullet. - "The Strange Story Book" by Mrs. Andrew Lang
  2. " I wish I could make something out of them," Eleanor said so miserably that Jimmie was filled with compunction for having tired her out, and hailed a passing taxi in which to whiz her home again. - "Turn About Eleanor" by Ethel M. Kelley
  3. There was little chance to see the towns for the train whirled through them with furious jangle of bell and whiz of steam- or else drew up in the freight yard a long way out from the station. - "The Eagle's Heart" by Hamlin Garland
  4. Then the spring of the steel slowly overcame the muscle in the arm that bent it, and the hilt turned ever so slightly in the hand, yet quite enough; for the point glanced from the metal and sank into the leather, the blade sprung into line, and with a whiz the little buckler slid out from under foot, flew up from the sand as though it had wings and skimmed away far beyond the firelight. - "The Iron Star And what It saw on Its Journey through the Ages" by John Preston True
  5. Gee whiz, Chief, where you been? - "Anderson Crow, Detective" by George Barr McCutcheon