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EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

zapping

  1. present participle of zap

NounEdit

zapping ‎(plural zappings)

  1. The act or result of being zapped.
    • 2009, Linda Diebel, “The case of the deadly stapler”, in Toronto Star[1]:
      Then the inquiry heard the sound of the multiple Taser zappings, amplified for viewing by Braidwood, witnesses and spectators, including Dziekanski's mother.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the gerund form zapping of the English verb zap.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zapping m ‎(uncountable)

  1. channel hopping, channel surfing

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the gerund form zapping of the English verb zap.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zapping m ‎(plural zappings)

  1. channel hopping, channel surfing

Usage notesEdit

The verb form (to channel hop) is formed with facer (facer zapping).

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the gerund form zapping of the English verb zap.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zapping m ‎(plural zappings)

  1. (Spain) channel hopping, channel surfing

Usage notesEdit

The verb form (to channel hop) is formed with hacer (hacer zapping).

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