buzz words


buzz words
 Terms or phrases used by people within a specific group or industry.

American business jargon. 2014.

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  • buzz word — {n.} A word that sounds big and important in a sentence but, on closer inspection, means little except the speaker s indication to belong to a certain group. * /The politician s speech was nothing but a lot of misleading statements and phony… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • buzz word — {n.} A word that sounds big and important in a sentence but, on closer inspection, means little except the speaker s indication to belong to a certain group. * /The politician s speech was nothing but a lot of misleading statements and phony… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • buzz\ word — noun A word that sounds big and important in a sentence but, on closer inspection, means little except the speaker s indication to belong to a certain group. The politician s speech was nothing but a lot of misleading statements and phony… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • Buzz Lightyear of Star Command — Genre Animated series Voices of Patrick Warburton Stephen Furst Lawrence Miller Neil Flynn …   Wikipedia

  • Buzz (mascot) — Infobox College Mascot name = Buzz image size = 250 caption = Buzz crowdsurfing at a football game. Photo courtesy [http://jmhphoto.net/ Jamie Howell] university = Georgia Institute of Technology conference = Atlantic Coast Conference conference… …   Wikipedia

  • buzz — [[t]bʌ̱z[/t]] buzzes, buzzing, buzzed 1) VERB If something buzzes or buzzes somewhere, it makes a long continuous sound, like the noise a bee makes when it is flying. The intercom buzzed and he pressed down the appropriate switch... [V prep/adv]… …   English dictionary

  • buzz — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. drone, hum, whirr; whisper, gossip; informal, bustle, fuss, hurry; informal, telephone, ring up. n. hum, whirr, etc.; informal, [telephone] call, ring. See sound, excitement. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn.… …   English dictionary for students

  • buzz — Synonyms and related words: DDD, Indian file, alert, array, articulation, assibilate, assibilation, bank, bark, bawl, belch, bellow, birr, blare, blat, blubber, bombilate, bombinate, boom, bray, breathe, bruit, bum, bumble, burr, bustle, busy… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • buzz off — Synonyms and related words: be getting along, come away, depart, exit, gang along, get along, get away, get off, get on, get under way, go, go along, go away, go off, go on, leave, march off, mosey, move away, move off, move out, pull out, sashay …   Moby Thesaurus

  • buzz·word — /ˈbʌzˌwɚd/ noun, pl words [count] : a word or phrase that becomes very popular for a period of time ◇ Buzzwords are often related to a particular business or field of study. At that time, the new buzzword in the tourism industry was “ecotourism.” …   Useful english dictionary