sizzle-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: Burn or sear, producing a sound.

The fat sizzled in the pan.
Steaks sizzled to a golden brown.
His skin practically sizzled in the sunlight.

VerbNet: sound_emission-43.2
FrameNet: Make_noise,Absorb_heat
PropBank: sizzle.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 3

Sense Number 2: Seethe with deep anger or resentment, or some other quality.

She really sizzled on the stage.
He sizzles with anger at the thought of her.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2