Meaning of Buck's Fizz in English:

Buck's Fizz

Pronunciation /ˌbʌks ˈfɪz/

Translate Buck's Fizz into Spanish

noun

mass nounBritish
  • Champagne or sparkling white wine mixed with orange juice as a cocktail.

    ‘there will be Buck's Fizz to get the party going’
    • ‘treat yourself to a Bloody Mary or Buck's Fizz’
    • ‘Residents from the homes for the elderly complex enjoyed a glass of Bucks Fizz as they mingled with the dignitaries before the centrepiece of the day - the official opening of the Homes' new, specially designed, gates.’
    • ‘But there was good food and plenty of Bucks Fizz so a good evening.’
    • ‘Meeting Michelle's future in-laws went very well; especially after we'd consumed a few bottles of Buck's Fizz.’
    • ‘Glass of sherry, Pimms, Bucks Fizz or wine/soft drinks on arrival’
    • ‘Marks & Spencer, at Crossgates, Leeds, was another supporter of the event, giving Bucks Fizz for all the winners.’
    • ‘Some time later we were all given a complimentary bottle of Bucks Fizz.’
    • ‘And, just in case that's not good enough for you, there was a huge display of Babycham Bucks Fizz in Tesco today.’
    • ‘Members of the Bolton Sub-Aqua Club went to High Rid reservoir in Lostock for a morning dive, where they drank Bucks Fizz and enjoyed a barbecue to welcome in 2003.’
    • ‘We drank Bucks Fizz in the kitchen with her while she chatted about her favourite products.’
    • ‘My mum spoiled me with breakfast in bed, toast, scrambled egg, smoked salmon and Bucks Fizz.’
    • ‘You will be treated to a Brass Band and Bucks Fizz reception as you board the East Lancashire Steam Train at Bolton Street Station, Bury.’
    • ‘The goods taken, which included 12 bottles of Buck's Fizz, vintage bottles of spirits and a bottle of champagne, were all to be used as prizes in a draw at the German Shepherd Welfare Fund's charity day in September.’
    • ‘Average costs for 60 people including Bucks Fizz, a three course meal, 40 bottles of wine, Champagne for the toasts, a finger buffet in the evening and the first round of drinks at the bar will not leave you much change from £5,000.’
    • ‘The Celebration Ball, sponsored by HSBC and Schofield Sweeney Solicitors, will begin at 7pm with a Bucks Fizz reception.’
    • ‘The Sunday papers are spread messily around, and the hiss from our glasses of Buck's Fizz competes with the crackling log fire to be the most pleasurable sound.’
    • ‘Celebrate St George's Day on Friday with a Bucks Fizz reception and five-course dinner at Kirkby Lonsdale Institute.’
    • ‘The event at the Winners Lounge on June 26 starts at 7.30 pm and will include a Bucks Fizz reception, dinner, music, a raffle and an auction.’
    • ‘My Hogmanay was typified by three games of Cluedo with the kids, a glass of Bucks Fizz and a handful of inedible snacks to the accompaniment of increasingly loud Chinese fireworks.’
    • ‘Free racecards will be available to all racegoers and there will be a Bucks Fizz reception in all enclosures from 12.15 pm until the first race to celebrate the return of racing to Catterick.’
    • ‘Of course Christmas Day kicks off with a glass of Buck's Fizz accompanied by bagels and smoked salmon before the neighbours call round for sherry and mince pies.’

Origin

1930s from the name of Buck's Club, in London, and fizz.