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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A signaling device that makes a low-pitched constant sound; A push button at an outer door that gives a ringing signal when pushed.

Usage examples (36)
  • The loud buzzer is activated by a long press of a button.
  • And to get that goal at the buzzer was a big break.
  • "I knew the buzzer was about to go off," Walker said.
  • For Kory Pounds, the sound of the buzzer was a big relief. for more
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