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zinger

noun

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as in quip, wisecrack

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The first known use of zinger was in 1955

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“Zinger.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/zinger. Accessed 30 Mar. 2020.

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