adjective (zappier; -est) Date: 1969 zippy 1

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  • Zappy — Zappy, Marktflecken, so v.w. Zaap …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • zappy — [zap′ē] adj. Slang lively or vigorous; zippy …   English World dictionary

  • zappy — mod. energetic; zippy. □ How can ou be so zappy at this time of the morning? □ That music is a little too zappy for me …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • zappy — adjective BrE informal interesting and exciting: a zappy poster …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • zappy — zap informal ► VERB (zapped, zapping) 1) destroy or obliterate. 2) move or propel suddenly and rapidly. 3) use a remote control to change television channels, operate a video recorder, etc. ► NOUN ▪ a sudden burst of energy or sound …   English terms dictionary

  • zappy — /zap ee/, adj., zappier, zappiest. Informal. energetic, lively, or fast moving; zippy. [1965 70; ZAP + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • zappy — adjective lively or energetic …   Wiktionary

  • zappy — zap|py [ zæpi ] adjective INFORMAL lively and exciting …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • zappy — adj energetic, speedy, dynamic, decisive. A back formation from zap …   Contemporary slang

  • zappy — zap·py || zæpɪ adj. lively, energetic and full of life …   English contemporary dictionary

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