- (informal) 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."
- (informal) A surprising or unusually pointed or telling remark.
"My little niece let fly with the zinger that my sister was pregnant again."
- (informal) A very rapidly moving object, especially one that is thrown.
"The pitcher threw a real zinger and struck him out."
- (informal) An outstanding, energetic and surprising thing or person.