abuzz abuzz  /ə ˈbəz/


  • (adj) noisy like the sound of a bee


  1. This oddball approach has generated a cult following, which keeps the community forums abuzz with product reviews and other chatter.
  2. Politicos are abuzz over the last hurdle Obama must clear in his path to the presidency.
  3. The news of Congdon's departure which she announced, in Star Joneslike fashion, in her own vlog has set the blogosphere abuzz.


  1. Harbor Beach sees its better side

    By Rich HarpFor the Tribune HARBOR BEACH — Those abreast of Harbor Beach politics were abuzz this week. They knew the meeting of the Harbor Beach City Council was about to go Hollywood.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Huron Daily Tribune

  2. Santa Monica killings just one more forgettable mass-shooting (Column)

    The nation is all abuzz about leaks, metadata and vast surveillance undertaken by the federal government under the guise of keeping us safe. But former deputy White House press secretary Bill Burton asked a poignant, if depressing, question Sunday morning on Twitter.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Saratogian

  3. ESA Calls Cops On Ouya's Parking Party

    The LA Convention Center is currently abuzz with activity, but the parking lot across the street is full of antics of its own, as the makers of the Ouya do battle with the organization that runs E3. In an effort to get around paying the fees associated with being a part of E3, the makers of Ouya have set up shop in a parking lot across the street from the convention center. Unfortunately, it ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Game Informer


  1. "You knew what you were doing," Ms Wilson said. "You wanted us to be all abuzz. It lines your pockets."
    on Feb 12, 2004 By: Heather Wilson Source: BBC News

  2. "I'm sure it's going to be abuzz," Lo Duca said. "It's going to be loud in here. A lot of the guys, including myself, are looking forward to it."
    on Mar 27, 2008 By: Paul Lo Duca Source: SI.com

  3. "If you look back two weeks ago, I remember waking up on the morning of the Friday we played Hawthorn, the whole place was abuzz, everyone was so excited," Pagan said. "In the space of two games we've lost all the respect that we've earned."
    on Jul 3, 2007 By: Denis Pagan Source: The Age

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