Definition of 'zest'
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Sprinkle on the reserved lemon zest and dust generously with icing sugar before serving. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Add the almonds and orange zest and fold in well. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Scatter with a little lemon zest and a few extra mint leaves and serve. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Once this begins, your zest for life is restored. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There's also an oxygen bar for added zest. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Mix the beans, sultanas and lemon peel or zest in a bowl and set aside. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Whisk together 1 tbsp of olive oil with the lemon juice and zest. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Blitz parsley, garlic and zest or finely chop. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Remove from the heat, drizzle with olive oil and add the lemon zest and juice. The Sun (2017)With her own great zest for life, she inspired love, and her plain speaking was always readily forgiven. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This will bring zest and life back. The Sun (2011)Zest both lemons and squeeze juice of one. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Peel the zest from three oranges or lemons and remove the pith. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Tip the mixture into the parsley and lemon zest. Times, Sunday Times (2007) Remove zest from the tangerine in strips using a veg peeler. The Sun (2012)Pour the cream into a large bowl and add the lemon zest and icing sugar. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Fold in the flour followed by the lemon zest and juice. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Pour over lemon juice and zest and olive oil. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Finely chop zest and garlic then mix with the parsley. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Zest two oranges over the rhubarb and squeeze the juice from all three. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They help keep me alert and give me a zest for life. The Sun (2014)Stir in the lemon juice and zest. The Sun (2015)Stir in the parsley and lemon zest and juice. The Sun (2014) Remove zest from the lemon and chop to dust. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Fold in the lemon zest and sugar followed by the lemon juice. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Remove from the heat and add the lemon zest. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Finally he goes back to his theme of people enjoying being indoors while having the added zest of winter outside. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Add the orange juice and zest. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'zest'
British English: zest /zɛst/ NOUN
vitality Zest is a feeling of pleasure and enthusiasm.
...a lovable girl with a zest for life.
- American English: zest excitement
- Arabic: تـَمَتُّع
- Brazilian Portuguese: entusiasmo
- Chinese: 热情
- Croatian: polet
- Czech: nadšení
- Danish: gejst
- Dutch: animo
- European Spanish: brío
- Finnish: innostus
- French: engouement
- German: Begeisterung
- Greek: ζωντάνια
- Italian: entusiasmo
- Japanese: 沸き立つ喜び
- Korean: 흥취
- Norwegian: iver
- Polish: zapał
- European Portuguese: entusiasmo
- Romanian: aplecare
- Russian: интерес
- Spanish: brío
- Swedish: aptit på
- Thai: ความสนุกสนาน
- Turkish: haz
- Ukrainian: зацікавленість
- Vietnamese: sự say mê
British English: zest /zɛst/ NOUN
rind The zest of a lemon, orange, or lime is the outer skin when it is used to give flavour to something such as a cake or drink.
Mix the rest of the olive oil with the zest and juice of the lemon.
- American English: zest lemon-peel
- Arabic: قِشْرَةُ اللَّيْمُون
- Brazilian Portuguese: zesto
- Chinese: 橙皮
- Croatian: limunova korica
- Czech: citronová kůra
- Danish: reven skal
- Dutch: citroenschil
- European Spanish: ralladura de limón
- Finnish: sitruunankuori
- French: zeste
- German: Zitronenschale
- Greek: ξύσμα λεμονιού
- Italian: scorza
- Japanese: レモンゼスト
- Korean: 레몬 껍질
- Norwegian: sitronskall
- Polish: starta skórka z cytryny
- European Portuguese: raspa
- Romanian: coajă
- Russian: цедра
- Spanish: ralladura de limón
- Swedish: rivet skal
- Thai: เปลือกมะนาวหรือส้ม
- Turkish: limon kabuğu
- Ukrainian: цедра
- Vietnamese: vỏ chanh
Definition of zest from the Collins English Dictionary
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