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verb zoom pronunciation in British English /zuːm/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyzoom
he/she/itzooms
present participlezooming
past tensezoomed
past participlezoomed

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  1. 1
    [intransitive] to move with great speed and energy
    zoom up/down/along/around etc:

    He came zooming down the street on his motorbike.

  2. 3
    [intransitive] to suddenly increase in price, quantity, or size

    The price started at forty pounds, then zoomed up to a hundred.

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