abuzz


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a·buzz

 (ə-bŭz′)
adj.
Filled with or as if with a buzzing sound: a field abuzz with snowmobiles; a room abuzz with talk.

abuzz

(əˈbʌz)
adj
(postpositive) humming, as with conversation, activity, etc; buzzing

a•buzz

(əˈbʌz)

adj.
1. buzzing.
2. full of or alive with activity or talk: The company was abuzz with rumors.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.abuzz - noisy like the sound of a beeabuzz - noisy like the sound of a bee; "the room was abuzz over the latest scandal"
noisy - full of or characterized by loud and nonmusical sounds; "a noisy cafeteria"; "a small noisy dog"
Translations

abuzz

[əˈbʌz] ADJ the whole office was abuzz with the newstoda la oficina comentaba la noticia

abuzz

[əˈbʌz] adjen effervescence
to be abuzz with sth [+ speculation, rumours, talk, stories] → être en effervescence à cause de qch
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