adjective \ˈzes-tē\

: having a strong, pleasant, and somewhat spicy flavor

: lively and pleasing : full of zest


Full Definition of ZESTY

:  having or characterized by zest :  appealingly piquant or lively <a zesty sauce> <zesty humor>
zest·i·ly \-tə-lē\ adverb

Examples of ZESTY

  1. <bland pasta that needs a zesty sauce>

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