Definitions for unzipʌnˈzɪp

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•zipʌnˈzɪp(v.)-zipped, -zip•ping.

  1. (v.t.)to open or unfasten by or as if by means of a zipper.

  2. to open (a zipper).

  3. (v.i.)to become unzipped.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unzip(verb)

    open the zipper of

    "unzip the bag"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. unzip(verb)ʌnˈzɪp

    ≠ zip

    Unzip your jacket.


  1. unzip(Verb)

    to open something using a zipper.

  2. unzip(Verb)

    to come open by means of a zipper.

  3. unzip(Verb)

    To decompress a zip file

Translations for unzip

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


to undo the zip of

Will you unzip this dress please?

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