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  3  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Sizzling  \Siz"zling\, 
  a.  &  n.  from  {Sizzle}. 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Sizzle  \Siz"zle\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Sizzled};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Sizzling}.]  [See  {Siss}.] 
  To  make  a  hissing  sound;  to  fry,  or  to  dry  and  shrivel  up 
  with  a  hissing  sound.  [Prov.  Eng.  &  Colloq.  U.  S.]  --Forby. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  adj  1:  hot  enough  to  burn  with  or  as  if  with  a  hissing  sound;  "a 
  sizzling  steak";  "a  sizzling  spell  of  weather" 
  2:  characterized  by  intense  emotion  or  interest  or  excitement; 
  "a  red-hot  speech";  "sizzling  political  issues"  [syn:  {red-hot}] 
  3:  intensely  stirred  up  especially  by  anger  or  resentment;  "he 
  is  boiling  with  anger";  "still  sizzling  over  the  insult" 
  [syn:  {boiling}] 

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