zip up

Definition of zip up

  1. 1 :  to close or connect (something) with a zipper He zipped up his jacket.

  2. 2 :  to use a zipper to fasten someone's clothing Will you zip me up, please?

Word by Word Definitions

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

    :  to travel with a sharp hissing or humming sound

    :  to impart speed or force to

  1. :  a sudden sharp hissing or sibilant sound

    :  energy, vim

  1. :  nothing, zero

  1. :  zipper

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

    :  to enclose or wrap by fastening a zipper

    :  to cause (a zipper) to open or shut

  1. :  zip code

  1. :  in or into a higher position or level

    :  away from the center of the earth

    :  from beneath the ground or water to the surface

  1. :  risen above the horizon

    :  standing

    :  being out of bed

  1. : used as a function word to indicate motion to or toward or situation at a higher point of

    :  up into or in the

    :  in a direction regarded as being toward or near the upper end or part of

  1. :  one in a high or advantageous position

    :  an upward slope

    :  a period or state of prosperity or success

  1. :  to rise from a lying or sitting position

    :  to move upward :  ascend

    : used with and and another verb to indicate that the action of the following verb was either surprisingly or abruptly initiated


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