Definition of Zip


  • a fastener for locking together two toothed edges by means of a sliding tab
    - slide fastener - zip fastener
  • forceful exertion
    "he plays tennis with great energy"
    "he's full of zip"
  • a code of letters and digits added to a postal address to aid in the sorting of mail
    - zip code - postal code
  • a quantity of no importance
    "it looked like nothing I had ever seen before"
    "reduced to nil all the work we had done"
    "we racked up a pathetic goose egg"
    "it was all for naught"
    "I didn't hear zilch about it"
    - goose egg


  • move very fast
    "The runner zipped past us at breakneck speed"
    - travel rapidly
  • close with a zipper
    "Zip up your jacket--it's cold"
    - zip up
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Zip

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Unscramble zip

2 unscramble word found using the letters zip.

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