Synonyms of 'zap'
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To blast someone means to shoot them with a gun.
A son blasted his father to death.
If an animal is destroyed, it is killed, either because it is ill or because it is dangerous.
The horse had to be destroyed.
If a person, animal, or other living thing is killed, something or someone causes them to die.
More than 1,000 people have been killed by the armed forces.
do in (slang)
take out (slang)
wipe out (informal)
do away with
blow away (slang , US)
knock off (slang)
take (someone's) life
bump off (slang)
wipe from the face of the earth (informal)
Thesaurus for zap from the Collins English Thesaurus
To zap someone or something means to kill, destroy, or hit them, for example with a gun or in a computer game.