Definition of faze in English:


Syllabification: faze
Pronunciation: /fāz


[with object, usually with negative] informal


mid 19th century: variant of dialect feeze 'drive or frighten off', from Old English fēsian.


Faze has no connection with the word phase and should not be spelled with a ph-, although this is a common error: almost a quarter of citations for the word in the Oxford English Corpus are for the incorrect spelling.

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