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Meaning of “zoom” in the English Dictionary

"zoom" in British English

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uk   us   /zuːm/ informal
[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 ​increasesuddenly and ​quickly: House ​pricessuddenly zoomed up last ​year.

zoomnoun [C]

uk   us   /zuːm/ informal
a zoom lens
(Definition of zoom from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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zoomverb [I]

 us   /zum/ infml
to move very ​quickly: Cars and ​trucks zoom past. If ​costs, ​sales, etc., zoom, they ​increasequickly: In two ​months the magazine’s ​circulation zoomed to 26,000.
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(Definition of zoom from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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