from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Present participle of buzz.
- n. The action of the verb to buzz.
- n. The sound produced by something that buzzes.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Resembling a buzz.
- Making a buzzing sound or hum: as, the buzzing multitude.
- n. The act or sound of anything that buzzes; humming.
- n. The picking of pockets.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. noisy like the sound of a bee
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Another word buzzing around the conference was "immersion" -- as defined by Frank Rose in his fascinating new book, The Art of Immersion: How the Digital Generation Is Remaking Hollywood, Madison Avenue, and the Way We Tell Stories.
St. Francis, however, was merely amused by what he called the buzzing of flies, and wrote to one in whom he could confide:
Her lips are still buzzing from the shock of the kiss; she can barely think, let alone muster a snappy comeback.
The talk radio airwaves were once again buzzing with talk of how damaged Ireland was because of the Leno commentary.
Does involving oneself in buzzing compromise any subsequent review?
That, and the buzzing from the Array is so damn loud I can barely stand it.
Dick Forrest found himself sprawled on the floor, the wind half knocked out of him by shrewdly delivered cushions, his head buzzing from the buffeting, and, in one hand, a trailing, torn, and generally disrupted girdle of pale blue silk and pink roses.
I am sure there are ways one could be involved in buzzing that would call into question reviews (you know ... taking lavish gifts and cash payments!), but simply saying early on wow.
Right now, though, with my brain buzzing, I'm going to wobble off to watch some more Slings & Arrows.
What really has Ole Miss fans buzzing is the offense, with new wrinkles such as direct snaps similar to what Nutt used at Arkansas.