- A hissing or sputtering.
- a. & n. from <xref urlencoded="sizzle">sizzle</xref>.
- Present participle of <xref>sizzle</xref>.
- <xref>Hot</xref> enough to make a <xref>hissing</xref> sound.
- Brought to the table in the metal dish it has been cooked in, making such a sound.
- <xref>Exciting</xref> and intensely <xref>emotional</xref>.
- Such a hissing <xref>sound</xref>.
- hot enough to burn with or as if with a hissing sound
- characterized by intense emotion or interest or excitement