Fizzle – meaning of the word and examples

To gradually end. (Cambridge Dictionary)

To make a weak continuous sound. (Cambridge Dictionary)

To fail or end feebly especially after a promising start —often used with out. (Merriam – Webster)

If something fizzles, it ends in a weak or disappointing way after starting off strongly. (Collins Dictionary)

Make a feeble hissing or spluttering sound. (Oxford Dictionaries)

End or fail in a weak or disappointing way. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Examples

How To Tell If A New Relationship Will Last Or Fizzle Out Quickly.

https://www.bustle.com/p/how-to-tell-if-a-new-relationship-will-last-fizzle-out-quickly-9314513

This is what a nuclear fizzle looks like.

https://foxtrotalpha.jalopnik.com/this-is-what-a-nuclear-fizzle-looks-like-1821962142

No Relationship, No Breakup: The Millennial Art Of Letting It ‘Fizzle’.

https://www.elitedaily.com/dating/letting-it-fizzle/1199077

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