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Daemon
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fizzle

(verb) To fail or end weakly, especially after a hopeful beginning.

Synonyms: peter out, taper off

Usage: The music just fizzled out—there was no proper ending to the concert.
Tauqeer Hussain
Posted: Friday, July 20, 2018 1:54:11 AM

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Daemon wrote:
fizzle

(verb) To fail or end weakly, especially after a hopeful beginning.

Synonyms: peter out, taper off

Usage: The music just fizzled out—there was no proper ending to the concert.
KSPavan
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salty dog — A sailor, especially a man, who is older and/or has had a lot of experience on the seas.
8BooksOfSengathe
Posted: Friday, July 20, 2018 7:59:20 AM

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Daemon wrote:
fizzle

(verb) To fail or end weakly, especially after a hopeful beginning.

Synonyms: peter out, taper off

Usage: The music just fizzled out—there was no proper ending to the concert.



The easterly storm started looking promising to produce
severe weather but the storm chasers saw it fizzle
before it reached severe levels.
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