Adjective "Zest" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Zest


    Definition:

    noun

    1. keen relish; hearty enjoyment; gusto.

    2. an agreeable or piquant flavor imparted to something.

    3. anything added to impart flavor, enhance one's appreciation, etc.

    4. piquancy; interest; charm.

    5. liveliness or energy; animating spirit.

    6. the peel, especially the thin outer peel, of a citrus fruit used for flavoring: lemon zest. verb (used with object)

    7. to give zest, relish, or piquancy to.

    Origin:
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