Definition of "zip" [zip]

  • A brief sharp hissing sound. (noun)
  • Energy; vim. (noun)
  • A zipper. (noun)
  • Slang Nothing; nil; zero: received zip for money after doing the job for them. (noun)
  • To move with a sharp hissing sound. (verb-intransitive)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "zip" in a sentence
  • "$_POST [ 'city']; $zip = $_POST [ 'zip']; $phone = $_POST [ 'phone']; $fax = $_POST [ 'fax'];"
  • "Included in the zip is a pdo file which you can open using the pepakura viewer whichyou can download for free."
  • "Because 3x zip is still zip. blog comments powered by Disqus"