Results for zigzag

Definitions of zigzag:

part of speech: noun

Something that has short turns or angles, as a line, the stem of a plant, & c.

part of speech: adverb

Crookedly; with sharp turns.

part of speech: verb

To form into short turns or angles.

part of speech: noun

One of a number of short, sharp angles or turns in a course; something with quick turns.

part of speech: adjective

Representing sharp turns or angels.

part of speech: plural

In mil., in the attack of a fortified place, trenches formed from the parallels and connecting them.

part of speech: verb transitive

To form with short turns.

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