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zoom

verb uk   /zuːm/ informal us  
[I + adv/prep] to move very quickly: They got into the car and zoomed off. In the last few metres of the race, she suddenly zoomed ahead. [I] If prices or sales zoom, they increase suddenly and quickly: House prices suddenly zoomed up last year.

zoom

noun [C] uk   /zuːm/ informal us  
a zoom lens
Translations of “zoom”
in Spanish zumbido…
in French vrombissement…
in German das Surren, das Brummen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 快速移動, (價格或銷售額)猛漲…
in Chinese (Simplified) 快速移动, (价格或销售额)猛涨…
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