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Pronunciation: /ʌnˈzɪp/

Translation of unzip in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 [Clothing/Indumentaria] could you unzip me/my dress? ¿me bajas la cremallera or (Latin America/América Latina) el cierre or (Mexico/México) (Venezuela) (Cuba) el zíper? 1.2 [Computing/Informática] descomprimir

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • your dress has come unzipped se te ha bajado/abierto la cremallera ( or el cierre etc) del vestido with a lining that unzips con un forro desmontable

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