Origin of zip1
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Origin of zip2
OTHER WORDS FROM zipzipless, adjective
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How to use zip in a sentence
The zip-up case has clear compartments, so you can easily see and organize all of the contents.The best first aid kits for staying safe and prepared|PopSci Commerce Team|September 4, 2020|Popular-Science
You would be hard-pressed to notice them with your own eyes, especially when dozens of frames are zipping by every second.Microsoft’s new video authenticator could help weed out dangerous deepfakes|Stan Horaczek|September 3, 2020|Popular-Science
A photobombing satellite is nothing new—it’s bound to happen with over 2,600 active satellites zipping around Earth.Satellite mega-constellations risk ruining astronomy forever|Neel Patel|September 2, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Some included defendants’ addresses, others included only their cities of residence and ZIP codes, and records from Collin and El Paso counties had no address information.How We Found Out How Many Debt Collection Lawsuits Oportun Inc. Filed During the Pandemic|by Ren Larson and Kiah Collier|August 31, 2020|ProPublica
The ZIP codes with the highest unemployment rates include Logan Heights, National City and San Ysidro, according to a recent SANDAG report.New South Bay Supervisor’s To-Do List: Ensure an Equitable Recovery|Maya Srikrishnan|August 31, 2020|Voice of San Diego
It zips like all comedies seem to zip today, quick and nimble, its tone affectionate snark.
These drugs interfere with the double helix zip-unzip-zip-again process of RNA and DNA replication.
“Type in your ZIP code and blood drives close to you will come up,” Dudley said.
Then, the big goose egg that the administration is going to get from Iran will more obviously be a zip.Putin Poised to Retaliate Against Obama by Trashing Iran Deal|Josh Rogin|July 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Federal Election Commission reports for both men are littered with D.C. and New York ZIP codes.
The rifle-bullets were whizzing so zip, zip from the sharpshooters on the Federal lines that involuntarily I moved on my chair.
"Zip" came a bullet, and hit the ground beside me; it seemed rather unfair when one thought one was well out of range.Letters of Lt.-Col. George Brenton Laurie|George Brenton Laurie
They found Zip well and hearty in spite of having had a drop of at least forty feet off the glacier.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
Susy's mocking-bird hung in a cage by one of the windows, and "brother Zip" was lounging in an arm-chair, catching flies.
I ought to tell about the fire; but I can't write with mother's pen any more than Zip can write with a sponge.
British Dictionary definitions for zip (1 of 2)
- Also called: zip fastener a fastening device operating by means of two parallel rows of metal or plastic teeth on either side of a closure that are interlocked by a sliding tabUS and Canadian term: zipper
- (modifier) having or equipped with such a devicea zip bag