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zip British & World English

A device consisting of two flexible strips of metal or plastic with interlocking projections closed or opened by pulling a slide along them, used to fasten garments, bags, and other items

zip English Thesaurus

we were full of vim and zip

zip fastener in zip British & World English

A device consisting of two flexible strips of metal or plastic with interlocking projections closed or opened by pulling a slide along them, used to fasten garments, bags, and other items

zip-up British & World English

(Of a garment, pocket, bag, etc.) able to be fastened with a zip

zip-up New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(hyphen, two words as verb)

zip gun British & World English

A cheap home-made or makeshift gun

zip code British & World English

A postal code consisting of five or nine digits

Zip drive British & World English

A disk drive that stores data on high-capacity removable magnetic disks, often used for data backup

zip file British & World English

A computer file whose contents are compressed for storage or transmission

zip line British & World English

A cable or rope stretched between two points of different heights, down which a person slides for amusement by means of a suspended harness, pulley or handle

ZIP code in zip code British & World English

A postal code consisting of five or nine digits

ZIP file in zip file British & World English

A computer file whose contents are compressed for storage or transmission

zip wire in zip line British & World English

A cable or rope stretched between two points of different heights, down which a person slides for amusement by means of a suspended harness, pulley or handle

ziplock British & World English

Denoting a sealable plastic bag with a two-part strip along the opening that can be pressed together and readily reopened