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abbreviation of zeppelin, attested by 1915.

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Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for zep

Historical Examples

  • I was crazy about aviation, and Zep was crazy about football.

    Test Pilot

    David Goodger (goodger@python.org)

  • The Zep, a failure in fact, was a splendid success in fiction.

  • I had been too poor to fly up till then, and Zep had been too little to play football.

    Test Pilot

    David Goodger (goodger@python.org)

  • I am a timid youth, ansemic, wear spectacles, and am frightened by a Zep raid!

    The Journal of a Disappointed Man

    Wilhelm Nero Pilate Barbellion