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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Hearty enjoyment. Also: The outermost part of the rind of an orange, lemon, or other citrus fruit, used as flavoring.

Usage examples (32)
  • True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new.
  • The soft, white part of the peel just underneath the zest is the pith.
  • The zest is the colorful outer layer of the citrus peel.
  • MY NOTES: I omitted the lemon zest from the cupcake recipe. for more
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