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zest

noun [U]
 
 
/zest/
FEELING excitement and enthusiasm: a zest for lifeExcitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
FRUIT the outer skin of a lemon or orange used to give flavour to foodFruits and seeds and their parts
Translations of “zest”
in Spanish entusiasmo…
in French entrain, enthousiasme…
in German der Genuß…
in Chinese (Traditional) 興奮, 狂熱, 熱情…
in Russian пыл, энтузиазм, цедра…
in Turkish merak, tutku, heves…
in Chinese (Simplified) 兴奋, 狂热, 热情…
in Polish entuzjazm, radość, skórka…
(Definition of zest from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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