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Synonyms for zip

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nothing, nil, nix, nada, null, aught, cipher, cypher, goose egg, naught, zero, zilch, zip, zippo(noun)

    a quantity of no importance

    "it looked like nothing I had ever seen before"; "reduced to nil all the work we had done"; "we racked up a pathetic goose egg"; "it was all for naught"; "I didn't hear zilch about it"

    postal code, nought, zipper, zero, vigour, energy, goose egg, postcode, naught, aught, cipher, nix, zippo, nil, zero point, nobody, secret code, slide fastener, nonentity, vigor, zip fastener, cryptograph, cypher, zilch, nothing, nada, null

  2. ZIP code, ZIP, postcode, postal code(noun)

    a code of letters and digits added to a postal address to aid in the sorting of mail

    postal code, vigor, zero, energy, goose egg, postcode, naught, aught, cipher, nix, zippo, nil, vigour, slide fastener, zip fastener, zipper, cypher, zilch, nothing, nada, null

  3. energy, vigor, vigour, zip(noun)

    forceful exertion

    "he plays tennis with great energy"; "he's full of zip"

    postal code, vigor, muscularity, energy, vitality, goose egg, dynamism, postcode, naught, aught, zero, cipher, nix, cypher, nil, vigour, get-up-and-go, slide fastener, null, zip fastener, zipper, heartiness, vim, zilch, zippo, nothing, nada, push, free energy

  4. slide fastener, zip, zipper, zip fastener(verb)

    a fastener for locking together two toothed edges by means of a sliding tab

    postal code, vigor, zero, energy, goose egg, postcode, naught, aught, cipher, slide fastener, cypher, nil, vigour, zip fastener, nix, zipper, zilch, zippo, nothing, nada, null

  5. zip up, zipper, zip(verb)

    close with a zipper

    "Zip up your jacket--it's cold"

    speed, zip up, travel rapidly, zipper, hurry

  6. travel rapidly, speed, hurry, zip(verb)

    move very fast

    "The runner zipped past us at breakneck speed"

    zipper, hotfoot, travel rapidly, cannonball along, zip up, bucket along, race, hurry, rush along, hie, hasten, belt along, speed, accelerate, look sharp, pelt along, quicken, festinate, speed up, step on it, rush

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    zipper, postal, compressed, zipped, kb, compress, postcode, zero

How to use zip in a sentence?

  1. Tadashi Shoji:

    This is for a busy woman, one zip. That’s it.

  2. Martin Mull:

    The town where I grew up has a zip code of E-I-E-I-O.

  3. Alexander Freeman:

    They zip-tied our hands, they didn't read us our rights, and they searched the car.

  4. Tony Wooten:

    She forced employees to the back of the store, where she zip-tied their hands before robbing the Zales.

  5. Jennifer Eisner:

    It wasn't until later that MDHHS epidemiologists took a more in-depth look at the data by ZIP code and confirmed an increase outside of normal trends.

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