buzz = 'fly close to'

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Fri Jun 13 01:59:13 UTC 2014

Yahoo! News:

"Russian Bombers Buzz California"

Get the picture, old folks?

Turns out they were in international air space the whole time and didn't
come within 50 miles of the coast.   According to the story, this isn't

To "buzz," it should hardly be necessary to observe, used to mean "to fly
very low over."


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