Zest in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Zest

(cooking) To scrape the zest from a fruit. | To make more zesty. | The outer skin of a citrus fruit, used as a flavouring or garnish.

Short Example Sentences for Zest

  • 1. It gave them a zest your amiable creatures lack. 🔊
  • 2. He was only hungry now; the zest for dining was gone. 🔊
  • 3. It put new zest into a life that had grown monotonous. 🔊
  • 4. All these difficulties served but to give zest to the adventure. 🔊
  • 5. Gordon found a new zest in showing his father about the city. 🔊
  • 6. She wheeled the ponies and with fresh zest they scampered for home. 🔊
  • 7. She described it with so much zest that Rose was seized with a sort of alarm. 🔊
  • 8. Still, the uncertainty of his welcome lent zest to Winthrop's enterprise. 🔊

How to use Zest in Sentences?

  • 1. Any aid of this sort that will bring the debate within the bounds of reality will add zest to it. 🔊
  • 2. Music is cultivated in Manchester with a zest quite proportionate to its value. 🔊
  • 3. If one of these chanced to fit a customer, with what zest Conrad blew upon the box and slapped it! 🔊
  • 4. For it was the zest of life, he realized, that he had encountered in Gideon Vetch. 🔊
  • 5. They have thrown themselves into the play with a zest which nothing of my proposing has ever called out. 🔊
  • 6. Truxton fared forth into the streets that night with a greater zest in life than he had ever known before. 🔊
  • 7. The little creature has all the zest of novelty to them, and they coo and marvel over it in perfect felicity. 🔊
  • 8. The proper articles should be at hand, and she must proportion them until the true zest be obtained. 🔊
  • 9. Loving alike a fight or a frolic, he entered into either with a zest that made of them events to be remembered. 🔊
  • 10. The latter entered into the spirit of the occasion with the zest of an expert showing a novice the ground he has so often traversed. 🔊
  • 11. Does not a blood-spot or a lust-spot on the clothes of a blooming emperor give a kind of zest to the genteel young god? 🔊
  • 12. His nerves were failing him; there was a constant babble of meaningless voices in his ear which took all the zest and savour from life. 🔊
  • 13. Would it ever pass, and would life become again normal and placid without losing its zest and its interest? 🔊
  • 14. That simply added zest to the adventure, and there was not one of the party who would have consented to look elsewhere for their turkeys. 🔊
  • 15. At first taking up aeronautics merely as a sport, they soon afterward with zest began its more serious pursuit. 🔊
  • 16. He made an effort to recapture his zest in the old game, but after the passionate interest he had put into the past week the fun was out of it. 🔊
  • 17. If the championship of the world had been at stake, there could hardly have been more excitement, so much zest did every one put into it. 🔊
  • 18. The banquet proceeded, but all the spirit and zest had gone out of it, and very soon it ended, as in truth it was time it should. 🔊
  • 19. Kate was almost always to be found in company of her two hired men, working with a zest that ill suited the methods of her male helpers. 🔊
  • 20. A cool and healthy mountain climate gives unwonted zest for the lovely excursions of which Garoet is the centre. 🔊
  • 21. He had been looking forward to his smoke, now all his zest departed, his old, veined hand shaking as it felt in the box. 🔊
  • 22. Ill-success failed to crush us: the mere effort to succeed had given a wonderful zest to existence; it must be pursued. 🔊
  • 23. It would break the monotony and give zest to the pursuit to make an inroad on Keith's preserve. 🔊
  • 24. Means never failed her, no matter how costly the experiment, to carry out her plans, and difficulty gave only zest to every undertaking. 🔊
  • 25. But it is impossible to write a Christmas letter and put the proper zest into its greetings, unless one is a-tingle with it. 🔊
  • 26. Much of the zest of these excellent jokes was destroyed by the calm temper and perverse simplicity of Miss Mortimer. 🔊
  • 27. Nevertheless, his zest and energy did not decrease, and he seemed bent upon completing the circuit of the British army with his irritating methods. 🔊