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Homemade aioli requires just a few ingredients and 10 minutes of whisking — or a quick whiz in a small blender bowl — to produce a silky sauce.
LE GRAND AIOLI IS DIP FOR DINNER, THE FRENCH WAYDANIELA GALARZAJULY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
If you’re a math whiz like us, you might notice that five years and 10 days are two different amounts of time.
VOSD PODCAST: ON RECORDS AND RETWEETSNATE JOHNMAY 21, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
If you’re a whiz with words and witty dialogue, then you might consider applying for a job as a writer at a studio.
THE GAMING INDUSTRY NEEDS MORE THAN JUST CODERSANNIE SIEBERTMAY 14, 2021TECHCRUNCH
We lit our pipes and strolled over in silence to the men's quarters, and it was his odd Canadian expression "Gee whiz!"
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Before they were half way up, there came the sound of another shot, but this time the whiz of no ball was heard.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Monday is meatless and Tuesday is dry,Wednesday is sugarless, too, gee whiz!
WITH THE COLORSEVERARD JACK APPLETON
At first we merely dropped them on him, but we soon began to whiz them down with the added force of our muscles.
BEFORE ADAMJACK LONDON
And then the wild Igazipuza war-cry rent the night, and he could hear the whiz of flying assegais past his head.
THE LUCK OF GERARD RIDGELEYBERTRAM MITFORD
At that moment a sharp whiz of a bullet passed high up in the air, and died away in the distance, behind the house.
CUORE (HEART)EDMONDO DE AMICIS
The horrisonous whiz of the ostrich eggs from Kamfers Dam was heard again, and back to the "Lift" flew the ladies.
THE SIEGE OF KIMBERLEYT. PHELAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 28, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO WHIZ

  • Einstein
  • academic
  • academician
  • bluestocking
  • brain
  • egghead
  • genius
  • illuminato
  • intelligentsia
  • literato
  • longhair
  • philosopher
  • sage
  • savant
  • scholar
  • thinker
  • whiz
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Fletcherizeverb (used with or without object) | [flech-uh-rahyz ]SEE DEFINITION