Adjective "Zapped" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Zapped


    Definition:

    1. to kill or shoot.

    2. to attack, defeat, or destroy with sudden speed and force.

    3. to bombard with electrical current, radiation, laser beams, etc.

    4. to strike or jolt suddenly and forcefully.

    5. to cook in a microwave oven.

    6. to skip over or delete (TV commercials), as by switching channels or pushing a fast-forward button on a playback device: We recorded the show on our VCR but zapped all the commercials.

    7. to add a sudden infusion of

    Origin:
    zap

    Examples:

    "consumers can be zapped."

    "backs can be zapped."