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zippo

(ˈzɪpəʊ)
n
slang nothing; zero
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.zippo - a quantity of no importancezippo - a quantity of no importance; "it looked like nothing I had ever seen before"; "reduced to nil all the work we had done"; "we racked up a pathetic goose egg"; "it was all for naught"; "I didn't hear zilch about it"
relative quantity - a quantity relative to some purpose
nihil - (Latin) nil; nothing (as used by a sheriff after an unsuccessful effort to serve a writ); "nihil habet"
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But when Zippos Circus pitches up in Elgin next week, it will feel extra special for the man regarded by many as a real life greatest showman.
The day also includes a PS50 roller coaster pass, a VIP pod on the giant wheel, tickets to Zippos Christmas Circus and PS150 of food and drink tokens.
If variety is the spice of life, then you'll relish the return of Zippos' Cirque Berserk to the Scottish stage.
The Open House event is free of charge, but Zippos would like to know in advance how many people to expect so email opendoor@zippos.co.uk or ask at the circus ticket office.
Nobody's sure how many Zippos are out there, but two years ago, the company turned out its 500 millionth one.
Brighton, United Kingdom, September 01, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Leading accommodations specialists for visitors to England's South Coast, Queens Hotel has recently announced that they will be hosting guests arriving in the city for the Zippos Circus, which will be hosted in Brighton from Thursday the 16th to Tuesday the 28th of August.
Mums go free accompanied by a full paying child (from pounds 6) at Zippos Circus 11am show on Mother's Day at Kings Heath, Birmingham.
Wicked Zippos takes extra-thick, solid brass "Armor" Zippo lighters and flame-treats, acid-etches and adorns them with symbols like cartridge heads, waterfowl, and our own GUNS Magazine logo!
Horsepower from Zippos Circus mixes traditional equestrian acts with daring motorbike stunts in a two-hour show, which includes three riders speeding inside a metal sphere at over 70mph.
Zippos Circus said it was told by council officials that the show could not go on unless the clowns dropped the musical part of their act.
Juggler Nicolas, 35, and trapeze artist Kimberly, 26, announced their engagement in the sawdust ring at Zippos circus in Blackheath, south-east London, last night.
During World War II Blaisdell, shipped hundreds of Zippos to generals and war correspondents.