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zip up vs secure

secure vs zip up

zip up is not an adjective while secure is an adjective.

zip up and secure both are verbs.

As verbs, secure is a hypernym of zip up; that is, secure is a word with a broader meaning than zip up:
  • zip up: close with a zipper
  • secure: cause to be firmly attached
Other hypernyms of zip up include fix, fasten.
zip up (adjective) secure (adjective)
free from fear or doubt; easy in mind
free from danger or risk
not likely to fail or give way
immune to attack; incapable of being tampered with
financially safe
zip up (verb) secure (verb)
close with a zipper get by special effort
cause to be firmly attached
assure payment of
make certain of
fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug
furnish with battens

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