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unzipped1

[uhn-zipt] /ʌnˈzɪpt/
adjective
1.
(especially of a garment) not zipped or zipped up; with the zipper unfastened.
2.
Slang.
  1. crazy; demented.
  2. overwrought; hysterical.
Origin of unzipped1
unzip + -ed2 or un-1 + zipped

unzipped2

[uhn-zipt] /ʌnˈzɪpt/
adjective, Informal.
1.
uncoded (def 2).
Origin
un-1 + zip4 + -ed2

unzip

[uhn-zip] /ʌnˈzɪp/
verb (used with object), unzipped, unzipping.
1.
to open the zipper of.
verb (used without object), unzipped, unzipping.
2.
to become unzipped.
Origin
First recorded in 1935-40; un-2 + zip2
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Examples from the Web for unzipped
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  • I unzipped the front of my camouflage suit and pulled out the blueprints.

    The Repairman Harry Harrison
  • He did the same for himself, and then unzipped the tent-flap.

    Asteroid of Fear Raymond Zinke Gallun
  • He unzipped his heavy Arctic clothing, removed a heavy container, shaped to conform to his chest, and laid it on the table.

    Check and Checkmate Walter Miller
  • He unzipped a bulky brief case he had brought in under his arm and dumped papers onto his desk.

    Day of the Moron Henry Beam Piper
  • Roger unzipped the end of the bag, stuck his blond head out, and gave his unit mates a sour look.

    The Revolt on Venus Carey Rockwell
British Dictionary definitions for unzipped

unzip

/ʌnˈzɪp/
verb -zips, -zipping, -zipped
1.
to unfasten the zip of (a garment) or (of a zip or garment with a zip) to become unfastened: her skirt unzipped as she sat down
2.
(transitive) (computing) to decompress (a file) that had previously been zipped
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Word Origin and History for unzipped

unzip

v.

1939, from un- (2) + zip (v.). Related: Unzipped; unzipping.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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