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or pi·zazz or piz·zaz  (pĭ-zăz′)
n. Informal
1. Dazzling style; flamboyance; flair.
2. Vigorous spirit; energy or excitement.

[Origin unknown.]
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Noun1.pizzaz - the activeness of an energetic personalitypizzaz - the activeness of an energetic personality
activeness, activity - the trait of being active; moving or acting rapidly and energetically; "the level of activity declines with age"
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The formula is intriguing from a commercial perspective and it has pizzaz: the Beirut Yacht Club, scheduled to operate for the next two months under a soft-opening formula and celebrate commencement of business with a formal launch in April, targets the upper crust of the resident business community with a concrete space for reveling, relaxing, and rubbing shoulders -- the 14,000 square meter (sqm) Yacht Club building at the end of Zaitunay Bay development in the St.
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For the sheikh it was like acquiring a cross between Cauthen, Schumacher and Liberace, but for all the talent and pizzaz the young Italian brought to the table, he needed a blaze of glory to see off suggestions that both he and the new act from Dubai contained more posturing style than lingering substance.
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