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zipper morals

dated euphemism Sexually promiscuous or permissive attitudes or morals. An allusion to the unzipping of clothes. The preacher decried the so-called "zipper morals" that he said were corrupting the youth of the country. A: "Aunt Mary says Tina is pregnant because she has zipper morals. What does that mean, Mommy?" B: "Don't listen to your Aunt Mary."
See also: moral, zipper

zipperhead

1. offensive slang A person of Southeast Asian descent. Used especially in reference to people from Korea, originating among American soldiers during the Korean War. Primarily heard in US. When I found out my uncle had called my fiancée a zipperhead, I promptly struck him from the guest list for our wedding.
2. slang A person who has had to undergo brain surgery, especially as the result of having a Chiari malformation. The term is often used by those who have undergone the surgery, but it could be offensive if used by someone else. We refer to ourselves as zipperheads in our support group in order to make light of the scars left over from surgery.

zipper head

n. a man with his hair parted in the middle. Some zipper head behind the counter told me I couldn’t come in without a shirt.
See also: head, zipper

zipper morals

n. loose morals that lead to the easy unzipping of clothing. Ah, youth and its zipper morals!
See also: moral, zipper
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Close the zipper. Position the opposite zipper tape edge over the back-panel lower edge with right sides together, aligning the front and back panel sides; pin.
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Topstitch the edge by the zipper with a coordinating thread.
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* Repeat to tack the remaining folded rectangle to the right side of the zipper.
The best explanation for the zipper's usefulness is its ability to expose the penis rapidly for critical functions, including micturition.
While he said that the MMDA would have to go back to the drawing board to better ensure the effectiveness of the zipper lane, he said the initiative wasn't a total failure since it only took 6 minutes for southbound motorists to traverse the 2.5-kilometer zipper lane.
"Zippered pistol mg holds and protects a large handgun.
To recap: A solitary case of a single zipper pull coming off a kid's sweatshirt prompted a company to agree to return as much as $1.4 million to consumers, even though nobody has been harmed by the defect.
Cohen said that she replaced the original broken zipper on the dress.
Food packaging solutions provider, Al Bayader International, has launched zipper bags for kid's school lunches aimed at promoting food safety and hygiene.
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Foreskins and zippers can result in a painful problem--entrapment of the foreskin in the zipper.
-- A big bottle of mineral oil is well worth keeping in the office if for no other reason than to help solve one of the most excruciatingly painful common problems in pediatrics: penile zipper entrapment.