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Zippo

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun zippo:

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Definition of the noun zippo

What does zippo mean as a name of something?

noun - plural:

  • zippo: zippos
  • Zippo: Zippos

  1. a quantity of no importance

Definition of the adjective zippo

What does zippo mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. [slang] None whatsoever

Business

Zippo: A Zippo lighter is a reusable metal lighter manufactured by Zippo Manufacturing Company of Bradford, Pennsylvania, US, and was inspired by an Austrian cigarette lighter of similar design made by IMCO. Thousands of different styles and designs have been made in the eight decades since their introduction including military ones for specific regiments.

Person

Who is Zippo?

Zippo a.k.a. Chrys Xipolitas is the husband of Ada Nicodemou.

Group

Zippo is a musical group, record producer, composer.

Characters

  1. Zippo is a fictional character from the 1976 film Cannonball.
  2. Zippo is a fictional character from the 2003 horror, thriller film Lost Things.

Music

"Zippo" is a musical single of Will Saul & Mike Mukhopadhyay.

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Zippo

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Google previewLeadership: Research Findings, Practice, and Skills (2015)

by Andrew J. DuBrin

Zippo is a consumer products company that has hundreds of anecdotes to share about how those sturdy steel cigarette lighters saved somebody's life by deflecting a bullet. It seems that the stories originated in World War II but have continued ...

Google previewMarketing Secrets for Web Designers (2013)

by Christopher Butler

All together, a Zippo is a product of craft—just as our designs for the Web should be. This is as simple and as hard as it sounds. Focusing. On. The. Scope. Let's go back to cars for a moment. As noted earlier, the Corolla models of Toyota are ...

Google previewWalking Distance (2014)

Remembering Classic Episodes from Classic Television by Victor L. Cahn

the general is ready to switch the object of the court-martial, but Bilko conceives an inspired defense: Zippo is the sole support of chapman's family and therefore entitled to be released from the army as a hardship case. as relief spreads ...

Google previewHow to Set a Fire and Why (2016)

A Novel by Jesse Ball

The zippo is the opposite of that. The tricks and things that you can do with it are evidence. The zippo likes to be in the hand—it isn't trying to flee the hand. You can pop it open, make it do a somersault— whatever you want. It isn't trying to ...

Google previewContemporary Marketing (2015)

by Louis E. Boone, David L. Kurtz

Today, Zippo is a status symbol among Chinese consumers, who prefer U.S. products. Recently, Zippo also broadened its product line to include watches, writing 5. Foreign investment continues to grow in the United States. Do you think this is ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Journalism (2007)

by Stephen L. Vaughn

Millions ofAmerican viewers were shocked by correspondent Morley Safer'ssocalled “Zippo lighter” filmed report showing Marines nonchalantly irreverent nickname “fiveo'clock follies.” ...

Google previewDictionary: English-Neapolitan; Neapolitan-English (2014)

by Dale Erwin, Tessa Fedele

mballato, zippo. packing n. mballaggio. packing machine ...

Google previewThe Word Rhythm Dictionary (2014)

A Resource for Writers, Rappers, Poets, and Lyricists by Timothy Polashek

LINGO GRINGO CITGO SIMCOE GINGKO KINKO SHINKO DISCO BRISCOE CISCO SYSCO WITCO BILLOW KILO LILLO PILLOW WILLOW INFLOW WHITLOW WINSLOW LIMO GIZMO MINNOW WINNOW HIPPO ZIPPO BIRO HERO NERO ...

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Small photo of Vintage Zippo Style Lighter On a White BackgroundSmall photo of A vintage zippo lighter opened isolated on whiteSmall photo of JEJU, SOUTH KOREA -20 JULY 2017- View of the Zippo lighter museum located in the landmark Glass House building designed by architect Tadao Ando at the Phoenix Resort on Jeju Island.Small photo of JEJU, SOUTH KOREA -20 JULY 2017- View of the Zippo lighter museum located in the landmark Glass House building designed by architect Tadao Ando at the Phoenix Resort on Jeju Island.Small photo of Milan, Italy - November 1, 2017: Zippo logo on the website homepage.Small photo of Milan, Italy - November 1, 2017: Zippo logo on the website homepage.Small photo of Milan, Italy - November 1, 2017: Zippo logo on the website homepage. More...

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Scrabble value of Z10I1P3P3O1

The value of this 5-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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