Synonyms of fizzle in English:

fizzle


See definition of fizzle

verb

1‘the loudspeaker fizzled again’

SYNONYMS
crackle, sputter, buzz, hiss, crack
rare sibilate, crepitate

noun

1‘the electric fizzle of the waves’

SYNONYMS
hiss, hissing, buzz, buzzing, crackle, crackling, sputter, sputtering, crack, cracking, white noise
British informal zizz
literary bombination, susurration, susurrus
rare sibilation

2‘we'll look ridiculous if the whole thing turns out to be a fizzle’

SYNONYMS
failure, fiasco, debacle, catastrophe, disaster, blunder
British damp squib
informal flop, washout, let-down, botch, hash, foul-up, screw-up, dead loss, dead duck, lead balloon, lemon
British informal cock-up, pig's ear
North American informal snafu, clinker
vulgar slang fuck-up, balls-up
ANTONYMS

success


Phrases

    fizzle out

    ‘their romance will just fizzle out’


    SYNONYMS





    informal


    archaic


    ANTONYMS

    flourish