Definition of "Zap" :
noun: a sudden event that imparts energy or excitement, usually with a dramatic impact
"They gave it another zap of radiation."
verb: cook or heat in a microwave oven
verb: strike at with firepower or bombs
"Zap the enemy."
verb: kill with or as if with a burst of gunfire or electric current or as if by shooting
verb: strike suddenly and with force
"This show zaps the viewers with some shocking scenes."