A zap of 120 volts.
He zapped through all the stations.
A zap of fear; a zap of insight.
In the movie, the alien zaps the scientist with a ray gun.
Zap food in a microwave; zap luggage with x-rays at a security checkpoint.
An example of zap used as an interjection is, "Zap! He disappeared before their eyes!"
An example of zap is the ability to run a marathon.
An example of zap is to strike a bug with a swatter.
An example of zap is to fast forward on a DVD.
An example of zap is to heat up potatoes in the microwave.
Then the computer went zap and I lost all my work.
You might feel a little zap touching a metal doorknob when the air is dry.
They spent the whole movie zapping bad guys into oblivion.
Zapped into the kitchen for a snack.