swizz


swizz
1. noun

That packet only had ten sweets in it; what a swizz.

2. verb

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  • swizz — [swız] n BrE spoken [Date: 1900 2000; Origin: swizzle a swizz (20 21 centuries), perhaps from swindle] a swizz something that makes you feel disappointed and as though you have been deceived ▪ The packet s half empty what a swizz! …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • swizz — [ swız ] noun singular BRITISH INFORMAL something that makes you feel disappointed or treated unfairly …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • swizz — ► NOUN Brit. informal ▪ an instance of being mildly cheated or disappointed. ORIGIN from SWIZZLE(Cf. ↑S) …   English terms dictionary

  • swizz — n. disappointment; swindle (also swiz) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • swizz — (also swiz) noun Brit. informal an instance of being mildly cheated or disappointed. Origin early 20th cent.: abbrev. of swizzle2 …   English new terms dictionary

  • swizz — Noun. A swindle. Informal …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • swizz — UK [swɪz] / US noun [singular] British informal something that makes you feel disappointed or feel you have been treated unfairly …   English dictionary

  • swizz — n. (also swiz) (pl. swizzes) Brit. colloq. 1 something unfair or disappointing. 2 a swindle. Etymology: abbr. of SWIZZLE(2) …   Useful english dictionary

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