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  Words related to zip

Related / Similar Words: slide fastener, zipper, zip-fastener, nothing, nil, nix, nada, null, aught, cipher, cypher, goose egg, naught, zero, zilch, zip up, travel rapidly, speed, hurry

 

Definition:
  • a fastener for locking together two toothed edges by means of a sliding tab;
  • 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";
  • close with a zipper; "Zip up your jacket--it''s cold";
  • move very fast; "The runner zipped past us at breakneck speed";

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    See Also: accelerate, speed up, speed, quicken

     

    Hyponyms: nihil, bugger all, Fanny Adams, sweet Fanny Adams, flit, flutter, fleet, dart, run, zoom, zoom along, whizz, whizz along

     

    Part Meronyms: cardigan, dress, frock, trousers, pants, skirt

     

    Derivational Morphology: zip up, zipper, zero, slide fastener, zip-fastener, haste, hurry, rush, rushing, speed, speeding, hurrying, velocity, swiftness, fastness

     

     
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