What does zinger mean?

Definitions for zinger
ˈzɪŋ ərzin·ger

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. zingernoun

    a striking or amusing or caustic remark

    "he always greeted me with a new zinger"; "she tried to think of some killer of an argument, a real zinger that would disarm all opposition"

Wiktionary

  1. zingernoun

    Something that zings.

  2. zingernoun

    A very rapidly moving object, especially one that is thrown.

    The pitcher threw a real zinger and struck him out.

  3. zingernoun

    A surprising or unusually pointed or telling remark.

    My little niece let fly with the zinger that my sister was pregnant again.

  4. zingernoun

    An event that when experienced leaves the witness dazed, either physically or metaphorically.

    I was still reeling from the zinger of seeing my ex on a date with my best friend.

  5. zingernoun

    An outstanding, energetic and surprising thing or person.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of zinger in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of zinger in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of zinger in a Sentence

  1. Jeb Bush:

    Nail that zinger. Be angrier. Hide your inner wonk, but I have learned two important things from my time serving the people of Florida: One, I can't be someone I'm not.

  2. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg:

    In my treasure trove of memories, it was a zinger.

  3. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg:

    It was a zinger.

Images & Illustrations of zinger

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