Zinger meaning

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(slang) A person or thing considered surprising, shocking, etc.
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A sudden shock, revelation, or turn of events.
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A witty, often caustic remark.
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(informal) A sharp, witty, or caustic remark or rejoinder.
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A very rapidly moving object, especially one that is thrown.

The pitcher threw a real zinger and struck him out.

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An event that when experienced leaves the witness dazed, either physically or metaphorically.

I was still reeling from the zinger of seeing my ex on a date with my best friend.

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An outstanding, energetic and surprising thing or person.
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Something that zings.
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A surprising or unusually pointed or telling remark.

My little niece let fly with the zinger that my sister was pregnant again.

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