The bubbles still came out, but some of the fizz was getting lost.
But the fizz in Brazil and Turkey has yet to go flat, and the excitement and turmoil may well continue to spread across the globe.
The show lacks a tenth of the fizz the malignant but gifted Limbaugh decants every single afternoon.
Summer is here, people are thinking about vacation, and the fizz has fizzled.
The Tea Party in the United States still operates within the system, but its base is full of fizz and is a political force.
You know my fun is a sort of fizz—there's nothing but a flash—nothing to hurt—no shotting.
Ay, I can hear the fat pop and fizz as nateral as life; can't I, Barbara?'
When you're sour a good spoonful of me makes you fizz and boil, but when you finish fizzing and boiling you are as sweet as honey.
I'm afraid we'll have to drink the fizz out of port glasses.
Then I would go to a slap-up restaurant, and have green peas, and a bottle of fizz, and a chump chop—O!
1660s, of imitative origin. Related: Fizzed; fizzing. The noun is recorded from 1812; meaning "effervescent drink" is from 1864.
A failure; fizzle: ''It was a big fizz,'' the ambassador said (1940s+)