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the numerical symbol 0 or the absence of number or quantity represented by it
  • I've got zip as far as new ideas go

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Synonyms & Antonyms of zip (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to fly, turn, or move rapidly with a fluttering or vibratory sound
  • a dragonfly zipped by my ear

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2 to make an irregular series of quick, sudden movements
  • the fly zipped around the room, trying to find a way to the outside

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3 to proceed or move quickly
  • knowing that she was already late, she went zipping off to meet her next client

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The first known use of zip was in 1852

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“Zip.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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