Synonyms for fizzle
- peter out
- be a fiasco
- come to nothing
- end in defeat
- end in disappointment
- miss the mark
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FIZZLE
It was a lot easier just to let her explode and then fizzle out.
And I must say, as a raid in force, it was more or less of a fizzle.
The Raid was a fizzle and the commander and all his men were captured by the Boers.
It is a fizzle, a twentieth-century abomination—an invention with no room for an ad.
You must be so well equipped that you will not make life a “fizzle.”
A “fizzle,” as defined by the dictionaries, is a bungling, unsuccessful undertaking.
Some make a success of it; some make a “fizzle;” some make a sort of half-and-half.
“Well, we made a fizzle of getting the cakes anyway,” growled Ritter.
I dont pretend to great things and make a fizzle of it, as some boys do.
I hate to see things go so far and then make a fizzle of it.