zip through


zip through
ˌzip ˈthrough [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they zip through he/she/it zips through present participle zipping through past tense zipped through past participle zipped through] phrasal verb
to deal with or complete something very quickly

I zipped through the first three questions in ten minutes.

Thesaurus: to do something quickly and/or easilysynonym
Main entry: zip

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