Phrasal Verb 'zero'

We have 4 phrasal verb definition related to 'zero'.

Zero in on

Meaning:

Direct or focus attention on

Example:

The police have ZEROED IN ON the man they believe to be responsible for the murder.

Zero in on

Meaning:

Head for, move towards

Example:

The hurricane is ZEROING IN ON Florida.

Zero out

Meaning:

Cut off funding for a project

Example:

The debt was ZEROED OUT by the department.

Zero out

Meaning:

Reduce to zero, cancel, remove

Example:

The entry was ZEROED OUT of the database.