EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /wɪz/
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

Clipping of wizard.

NounEdit

wiz (plural wizzes)

  1. A person who is exceptionally clever, gifted or skilled in a particular area.
    a maths wiz
  2. (Internet, informal) A wizard; an administrator of a multi-user dungeon.
    • 2003, David Lojek, Emote to the Max (page 11)
      The wizzes are only the junior grade of the MUD illuminati. The people who attain the senior grade of MUD freemasonry by starting their own MUD, with all due hubris, are known as gods.
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Onomatopoeic for the sound made by urination.

NounEdit

wiz (plural wizzes)

  1. (vulgar, slang) Alternative spelling of whiz: an act of urination.
    I have to take a wiz.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

See with.

PrepositionEdit

wiz

  1. (slang, especially represents slurred or drunken speech) Pronunciation spelling of with.

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *hwīt, see also Old Saxon hwīt, Old English hwīt, Old Norse hvítr. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱweytos (bright; shine).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

wīz

  1. white

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle High German: wīz, wīs

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

wiz f

  1. genitive plural of wiza