Zigzag

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Zigzag Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • an angular shape characterized by sharp turns in alternating directions
  • travel along a zigzag path; "The river zigzags through the countryside"
  • having short sharp turns or angles
  • in a zigzag course or on a zigzag path; "birds flew zigzag across the blue sky"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an angular shape characterized by sharp turns in alternating directions

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Zigzag'


  • Zigzag: other uses, see Zigzag (disambiguation). A zigzag is a pattern made up of small corners at variable angles, though constant within the zigzag, tracing a path
  • Zigzag, Oregon: Zigzag is an unincorporated community in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States. It is located within the Mount Hood Corridor, between Rhododendron and
  • Zigzag stitch: A zigzag stitch is variant geometry of the lockstitch. It is a back-and-forth stitch used where a straight stitch will not suffice, such as in reinforcing
  • Slinky Dog Zigzag Spin: Slinky Dog Zigzag Spin is a Caterpillar-style ride at Walt Disney Studios Park in France and Hong Kong Disneyland. The ride is part of the Toy Story Playland
  • Zigzag Glacier: Zigzag Glacier is an alpine glacier located on the upper southwest slopes of Mount Hood in the U.S. state of Oregon. It ranges in elevation from 10,200
  • Little Zigzag River: Little Zigzag River is a tributary, about 5 miles (8.0 km) long, of the Zigzag River in the U.S. state of Oregon. The Zigzag and Little Zigzag drain the
  • Zigzag (disambiguation): in the U.S.: Northern zigzag salamander Ozark zigzag salamander Southern zigzag salamander Zigzag barb, a ray-finned fish Zigzag heron, a bird Zig-Zag
  • Northern zigzag salamander: The northern zigzag salamander (Plethodon dorsalis) is a species of salamander in the family Plethodontidae. It is endemic to the United States. Its natural

Zigzag Sample Sentences in News


  • Man punched traffic warden in zigzag row outside Dundee school
    After stopping his vehicle on zigzag lines outside Dens Road Primary School in Dundee, Lee McPherson attacked a traffic warden. D C Thomson Lee McPherson, 29, of Balmuir Road, was ordered by Sheriff Elizabeth Munro to pay £200 compensation for his behaviour. Read more on this news related to 'Zigzag'
  • No reason why talks with Pakistan can't be considered: Congress
    Congress on Monday favoured a dialogue with Pakistan in principle and cautioned the Narendra Modi government against having "zigzag policy and kneejerk reactions" on foreign policy issues. Read more on this news related to 'Zigzag'
  • Japan arrests Chinese fishing boat skipper over coral poaching
    After a 12-kilometre, 85-minute "zigzag" chase, Japanese coastguard officials boarded the fishing boat and arrested its 31-year-old captain Zeng Yong, a coastguard statement said. Read more on this news related to 'Zigzag'

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