how to pronounce zest

zɛst

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An example use of zest in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… but while I make zest using my handy …”

meanings of zest

noun:

  1. Enthusiasm; keen enjoyment; relish; gusto.
  2. General vibrance of flavour.
  3. The woody, thick skin enclosing the kernel of a walnut.
  4. The outer skin of a citrus fruit, used as a flavouring or garnish.

verb:

  1. To scrape the zest from a fruit.
  2. To make more zesty.

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