Definition of Zest. Meaning of Zest. Synonyms of Zest

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Definition of Zest

Zest
Zest est, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Zested; p. pr. & vb. n. Zesting.] 1. To cut into thin slips, as the peel of an orange, lemon, etc.; to squeeze, as peel, over the surface of anything. 2. To give a relish or flavor to; to heighten the taste or relish of; as, to zest wine. --Gibber.
Zest
Zest est, n. [F. zeste, probably fr. L. schistos split, cleft, divided, Gr. ?, from ? to split, cleave. Cf. Schism.] 1. A piece of orange or lemon peel, or the aromatic oil which may be squeezed from such peel, used to give flavor to liquor, etc. 2. Hence, something that gives or enhances a pleasant taste, or the taste itself; an appetizer; also, keen enjoyment; relish; gusto. Almighty Vanity! to thee they owe Their zest of pleasure, and their balm of woe. --Young. Liberality of disposition and conduct gives the highest zest and relish to social intercourse. --Gogan. 3. The woody, thick skin inclosing the kernel of a walnut. [Obs.]

Meaning of Zest from wikipedia

- Zest may refer to: Zest (ingredient), the outer peel of a citrus fruit Zester, a tool for preparing zest Twist (****tail garnish), a piece of zest Zest...
- Zest is used to add flavor to foods. In terms of fruit anatomy, the zest is obtained from the flavedo (exocarp) which is also referred to as zest. The...
- A zester (also, citrus zester or lemon zester) is a kitchen utensil for obtaining zest from lemons and other citrus fruit. A kitchen zester is approximately...
- Zest is a brand name, or trademark, which Procter & Gamble introduced in 1955 with the slogan "For the first time in your life, feel really clean." Early...
- Tata Zest is a compact sedan produced by Tata Motors. The car was revealed at Indian Auto Expo 2014 along with its hatchback version, the Tata Bolt. The...
- Zest-O Corporation is a beverage company in the Philippines. It was founded in 1981 as SEMEXCO Marketing Corporation by businessman Alfredo M. Yao. While...
- The Honda Zest is a kei car released in 2006 by Honda. It is mechanically identical to the fifth generation Honda Life. Equipped with a turbo charged engine...
- Zest Airways, Inc. operated as AirAsia Zest (formerly Asian Spirit and Zest Air), was a low-cost airline based at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport...
- A puzzle is a game, problem, or toy that tests a person's ingenuity or knowledge. In a puzzle, the solver is expected to put pieces together in a logical...
- positive psychology, zest (or ecstasy) is one of the 24 strengths possessed by humanity. As a component of the virtue of courage, zest is defined as living...
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