What does buzzer mean?

buzzer meaning in General Dictionary

One who or that which buzzes a whisperer a talebearer

View more

  • a push switch at an outer door that offers a ringing or buzzing signal when forced
  • a signaling device that makes a buzzing noise
  • one that, or what, buzzes; a whisperer; a talebearer.

buzzer meaning in Etymology Dictionary

c.1600, "buzzing insect," broker noun from buzz (v.). In reference to mechanical devices that buzz, from 1870 (steam-powered at first; electric systems so called from 1884).


buzzer meaning in Sports Dictionary

accustomed signal towards the motorist in the very beginning of the race that he's obvious to get under way. (sport: Bobsled)


buzzer - German to English

buzzer


buzzer meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A person who, or whatever, buzzes; a whisperer; a talebearer.


Sentence Examples with the word buzzer

And then the telephone buzzer rang.

View more Sentence Examples