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zero out

Slang definitions & phrases for zero out

zero out

verb phrase

To eliminate; reduce to nothing: When Gingrich threatens to zero out all funding for public broadcasting, there's every reason to believe he can make good on the threat (1990s+)


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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