zip·​pered | \ ˈzi-pərd How to pronounce zippered (audio) \

Definition of zippered

: equipped with a zipper

Examples of zippered in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Bowens, who is thirty-two, wore a Kangol cap and a zippered sweatshirt. Alex Kotlowitz, The New Yorker, 11 June 2021 The slightly longer tail is designed for full coverage on the bike, but my favorite feature is the two zippered storage pockets. Joe Lindsey, Outside Online, 1 June 2021 With a relaxed fit, covered, zippered hand pockets with elastic cuffs and a hem-cinch cord to help seal out weather, it's got 70-plus near-perfect reviews. Arielle Tschinkel, USA TODAY, 27 May 2021 The separate zippered bottom compartment that's perfect for storying shoes or bulkier items like sweaters. Travel + Leisure, 27 Apr. 2021 Features include a hood, zippered hand pockets, interior pocket, and thumbholes. Outdoor Life, 22 Mar. 2021 Offered in green, black, dark blue, orange, or red, this has a polyester lining and a zippered closure. Chris Hachey, BGR, 18 May 2021 The bag also has several interior organization features, including an external power bank pocket, multiple accessory pockets, two zippered divider panels, and a water-resistant pocket that's perfect for storing toiletries. Travel + Leisure, 17 May 2021 Seven-inch compression shorts feature phone-sized pockets on the outside of each thigh, plus an eyelet for threading corded headphones and a zippered back pocket. Emma Athena, Outside Online, 2 May 2021

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'zippered.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of zippered

1939, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About zippered

Time Traveler for zippered

Time Traveler

The first known use of zippered was in 1939

See more words from the same year

Statistics for zippered

Last Updated

15 Jun 2021

Cite this Entry

“Zippered.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon


Test Your Vocabulary

Return of Name that Color!

  • a light greenish blue color
  • Name that color:
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!