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English adjective: zigzag

1. zigzag having short sharp turns or angles




English noun: zigzag

1. zigzag (shape) an angular shape characterized by sharp turns in alternating directions

Synonymszag, zig

Broader (hypernym)angular shape, angularity

English adverb: zigzag

1. zigzag in a zigzag course or on a zigzag path

SamplesBirds flew zigzag across the blue sky.

English verb: zigzag

1. zigzag (motion) travel along a zigzag path

SamplesThe river zigzags through the countryside.

ExamplesThey zigzag up the hill


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)go, locomote, move, travel


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