14+ Cool Words That Start With Z

Cool words starting with the letter z

If you’re looking for cool words that start with Z – I’ve done some brainstorming and put together a list to help you find the word(s) you’re looking for.

Whether you are looking for cool-sounding words, or interesting, unique, and different words that are pretty cool in their own right, hopefully, you’ll find what you’re looking for.

All the following words begin with the letter Z, and I’ve added their meanings so you know exactly what they mean, good luck:

Cool Words That Start With Z

Zaftig – (of a woman) having a full, rounded figure; plump.

Zany – amusingly unconventional and idiosyncratic.

Zazzy – (slang) shiny or flashy.

Zealous – having or showing zeal.

Zeitgeist – the defining spirit or mood of a particular period of history as shown by the ideas and beliefs of the time.

Zenzizenzizenzic – an obsolete form of mathematical notation representing the eighth power of a number

Zephyr – a soft gentle breeze.

Zeppelin – a large German dirigible airship of the early 20th century.

Zen – a Japanese school of Mahayana Buddhism emphasizing the value of meditation and intuition rather than ritual worship or study of scriptures.

Ziggurat – a rectangular stepped tower, sometimes surmounted by a temple. 

Zigzag – a line or course having abrupt alternate right and left turns.

Zonked – under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

Zoom – move or travel very quickly.

Zydeco – a kind of black American dance music originally from southern Louisiana, typically featuring accordion and guitar.

Are there any cool words you like that didn’t see on this list? Drop me a comment below and I’ll be happy to add them, thanks!

Want more cool words starting with different letters in the alphabet? Just click one of the letters below to see a list!


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