- 1[intransitive] + adv./prep. to move or go somewhere very fast synonym rush, whiz Traffic zoomed past us. For five weeks they zoomed around Europe.
- 2 [intransitive] zoom (up) (to…) (of prices, costs, etc.) to increase a lot, quickly and suddenly House prices have zoomed up this year. Shares zoomed from 1.56 to 1.70. Phrasal Verbszoom in/out
NAmE//zum//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they zoom
he / she / it zooms
past simple zoomed
-ing form zooming