1. (to fasten) (United States) 
a. el cierre (M) (Latin America) 
Can you do up the zipper of my dress?¿Puedes subirme el cierre del vestido?
Zip the zipper of your pants up.Súbete la cremallera del pantalón.
c. el zíper (M) (Central America) (Puerto Rico) 
Can you get me a red zipper from the fabric store?¿Me traes un zíper rojo de la mercería?
transitive verb
2. (to zip) (United States) 
The skier zippered his jacket and went out into the cold.El esquiador se subió la cremallera de la chaqueta y salió al frío.
I need to zipper this suitcase, but it's impossible.Tengo que cerrar la cremallera de la maleta, pero es imposible.
1. (general) 
a. la cremallera (F) (United States) 
b. el cierre (M) (Latin America) 
zipper [ˈzɪpəʳ]
especially (US)
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