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zee

[zee] /zi/
noun
1.
the letter Z or z.
2.
Origin
1665-1675
1665-75; by analogy with the names of other consonant letters; cf. zed
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British Dictionary definitions for zee

zee

/ziː/
noun
1.
the US word for zed
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Word Origin and History for zee
n.

"the letter Z," 1670s, now more common in American English.

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Slang definitions & phrases for zee

Z 1

noun

Some sleep; a nap: If he wants a few zees we can go on automatic

verb

To sleep; snooze; cop zs: Gotta Z a little while

[1960s+; fr the conventional sibilant or buzzing sound attributed to a sleeping or snoring person]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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