What does buzzer mean?

Definitions for buzzer
ˈbʌz ərbuzzer

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. doorbell, bell, buzzer(noun)

    a push button at an outer door that gives a ringing or buzzing signal when pushed

  2. buzzer(noun)

    a signaling device that makes a buzzing sound


  1. buzzer(Noun)

    A device that makes a buzzing sound.

  2. buzzer(Noun)

    Anything that buzzes, such as an insect.

    And wants not buzzers to infect his ear / With pestilent speeches of his father's death. uE000203678uE001 Shakespeare.

  3. buzzer(Noun)

    A police badge.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Buzzer(noun)

    one who, or that which, buzzes; a whisperer; a talebearer


  1. Buzzer

    A buzzer or beeper is an audio signalling device, which may be mechanical, electromechanical, or piezoelectric. Typical uses of buzzers and beepers include alarm devices, timers and confirmation of user input such as a mouse click or keystroke.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Buzzer

    An electric alarm or call produced by a rapid vibration of electric make and break mechanism, which is often magnified by enclosure in a resonating chamber, resembling a bell, but which is not struck or touched by the vibrating parts. Sometimes a square wooden box is used as resonator. Fig. 72. BUZZER.

Editors Contribution

  1. buzzer

    A type of device created and designed in various colors, materials, mechanism, shapes, sizes, sounds and styles and used for a variety of purposes.

    Some people use a door buzzer system to allow people to enter their property.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on September 27, 2016


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of buzzer in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of buzzer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of buzzer in a Sentence

  1. Robert Ballard:

    When we found the Titanic, we naturally were very excited, because it was a tough job. We got it, scoring the winning goal at the buzzer.

Images & Illustrations of buzzer

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