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za

[zah] /zɑ/
noun, Slang.
1.
Origin of za
1965-1970
1965-70, Americanism; by shortening and alteration

[zah] /zɑ/
noun
1.
the 11th letter of the Arabic alphabet.
Origin
< Arabic (y)

ẓā

[zah] /zɑ/
noun
1.
the 17th letter of the Arabic alphabet.
Origin
< Arabic
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British Dictionary definitions for zas

za

abbreviation
1.
South Africa

ZA

abbreviation
1.
South Africa (international car registration)
Word Origin
from Afrikaans Zuid Afrika
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Word Origin and History for zas

za

n.

U.S. student slang shortening of pizza, attested from 1968.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Slang definitions & phrases for zas

yuppify

verb

To change a place, clothing, etc, to e characteristi of or welcoming to yuppies (1984+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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Related Abbreviations for zas

za

  1. pizza
  2. Zhuang

ZA

South Africa (international vehicle ID)
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