Predicate: sizzle

Roleset id: sizzle.01 , emit sizzling sound, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

sizzle.01: SIZZLE-V NOTES: Based on WSJ. Member of VNcls sound_emission-43.2. (from sizzle.01-v)


sizzle (v.)Make_noise Absorb_heat


        Arg0-PPT: sizzling thing (vnrole: 43.2-Theme)

Example: adjectival

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        Yesterday's volume of 117.2 million shares was far below last week's sizzling average of nearly 177 million.

        Rel: sizzling
        Arg0: average

Example: verbal

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        John's dinner sizzled on the sidewalk.

        Arg0: John's dinner
        Rel: sizzled
        Argm-loc: on the sidewalk