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Negative Words Starting With Z (With Definitions)

A list of negative words all starting with Z – nouns, verbs and adjectives.

There aren’t many negative words that start with Z, but the ones that do exist can evoke strong emotions in people.

It’s important to remember, however, that not all negative words are bad – some may have positive connotations depending on context. With proper understanding and usage, these words can be powerful tools for communicating our thoughts and feelings.

 

Negative Words Starting With Z

List of Negative Words Starting With Y

Zany: wildly ridiculous or comical.

Zapped: to be suddenly exhausted or weakened.

Zealot: a person who has very strong opinions or beliefs and is willing to criticize others who do not share those beliefs.

Zealotry: excessive enthusiasm or devotion to a belief or cause.

Zealous: having too much enthusiasm or devotion to an idea.

Zero: nothing or no one; also used to express disapproval.

Zigzag: to move in a winding path.

Zit: a small pimple or spot on the skin.

Zombie: a fictional person who is dead but still appears to be alive.

Zone-out: to become unaware of what is happening around you and lose focus.

Zoophobia: an abnormal fear of animals.

 

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