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English definition of “zip sth/sb up”

zip sth/sb up

phrasal verb with zip     /zɪp/ verb (-pp-)
to fasten a piece of clothing by using its zip, or to help someone close the zip on a piece of clothing they are wearing: Could you zip me up, please? Zip up your jacket, it's cold out there.Fastening clothing and textiles
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