Definition of 'zapping'
Example sentences containing 'zapping'
"There was the tinny sound of hammering in the background, then an air-powered tool zapping off nuts.CORMORANT (2002) SOMEBODY (2002)
By the end of the afternoon, the whole staff had gathered round to watch, and to take turns zapping the deadly Chians.STAGE FRIGHT (2002)
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