Dictionary Only:
Explicit Words:


(noun, verb)
Did you mean?
Also try..


There are 5 meanings of the word Zapping.

Zapping - as a noun

A sudden event that imparts energy or excitement, usually with a dramatic impact

Example: "They gave it another zap of radiation"

Zapping - as a verb

Strike suddenly and with force

Example: "This show zaps the viewers with some shocking scenes"

Kill with or as if with a burst of gunfire or electric current or as if by shooting

Example: "In this computer game, space travellers are vaporized by aliens"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Strike at with firepower or bombs

Example: "Zap the enemy"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Cook or heat in a microwave oven

Example: "You can microwave the leftovers"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Example Sentences

"I'm tired of the constant zapping sound whenever I touch the doorknob."
"The sudden zapping of electricity scared me."
"The scientist conducted an experiment to measure the zapping effect on plants."
"She felt a small zapping sensation in her fingers after touching the live wire."
"The zapping noise from the bug zapper kept me awake all night."
View more

Word Game Points

Is ZAPPING a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, zapping is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

ZAPPING has a SCRABBLE points total of 21.

Is ZAPPING a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, zapping is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
ZAPPING has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 25.

Is ZAPPING a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, zapping is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
ZAPPING has a WORDFEUD points total of 24.

Word Variations & Relations

A-Z Proximities

WordDB Icon
United Kingdom
Download the WordDB app directly on your home screen for instant access. No App Store necessary, less than 1MB storage, always up-to-date and secure.
Tap on share button
Tap on Add To Home Screenadd button
Find WordDB App Icon on your home screen