Usage examples for whizzes

  1. It whizzes and strikes into its adversary, who falters, then advances with giant shadow, menacing the light with frenzied threats on the whitewashed wall. – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman
  2. Pray that she may not seize you, this mighty " Loreley" of the heights, this evil- genius from the land of the sylphides; she whizzes around her prey, and whirls it into the abyss. – Pictures of Sweden by Hans Christian Andersen