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zap (1)

Meaning: to destroy, to obliterate

For example:

  • Our mortars zapped the enemy's artillery before it could be used to attack our soldiers.

  • Little Johnny loves playing violent video games, and whenever he zaps one of the bad guys he yells out "I got one!"

Quick Quiz:

One of their army's huge tanks was totally zapped by one of our
  1. gunshots
  2. missiles
  3. slingshots

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