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sizzle (v.)

c. 1600, "to burn with a hissing sound," perhaps a frequentative form of Middle English sissen "hiss, buzz" (c. 1300), of imitative origin. The figurative sense is attested from 1859. Related: Sizzled; sizzling. The noun is first recorded 1823.

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Definitions of sizzle from WordNet
1
sizzle (v.)
make a sound like frying fat;
sizzle (v.)
seethe with deep anger or resentment;
sizzle (v.)
burn or sear with a sizzling sound;
The fat sizzled in the pan
2
sizzle (n.)
a sizzling noise;
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