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sizzle

siz·zle

sizzle

 
 
pronunciation:
sI zl
part of speech: verb
inflections: sizzled, sizzles, sizzling
definition: to make the hissing or crackling sound of frying fat or oils.
When the grease sizzled, we knew the pan was hot.