zip it

Definition of zip it

US, informal
:to stop talking immediately
  • She angrily told him to zip it.

Word by Word Definitions

zip play
  1. : to move, act, or function with speed and vigor

  2. : to travel with a sharp hissing or humming sound

  3. : to impart speed or force to

  1. : a sudden sharp hissing or sibilant sound

  2. : energy, vim

  1. : nothing, zero

  1. : zipper

  1. : to close or open with or as if with a zipper

  2. : to enclose or wrap by fastening a zipper

  3. : to cause (a zipper) to open or shut

  1. : zip code


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