Meaning of ZIP in English

ZIP

I.

( BrE ) (also zipper AmE , BrE ) noun

VERB + ZIP/ZIPPER

▪ pull

▪ close , do up , pull up

▪ open , pull down , undo

▪ get caught in

The fabric got caught in the ~ and tore.

ZIP/ZIPPER + VERB

▪ be stuck , get stuck , stick

The ~ on my bag has stuck.

▪ break

▪ be open , be undone

ZIP/ZIPPER + NOUN

▪ closure ( AmE ), fastener ( BrE )

PREPOSITION

▪ with a ~

a bag with a ~

The jacket fastened with a ~ at the front.

II.

verb

Zip is used with these nouns as the object: ↑ backpack , ↑ dress

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