Definition of gusto
1a : an individual or special taste different gustoesb : enthusiastic and vigorous enjoyment or appreciation described the adventure with great gustoc : vitality marked by an abundance of vigor and enthusiasm could not match the gusto of their competitors
2 archaic : artistic style
Examples of gusto in a sentence
I don't have the gusto to go on a strenuous hike right now.
Origin and Etymology of gusto
Italian, from Latin gustus, past participle
First Known Use: 1620
GUSTO Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of gusto for English Language Learners
: great enjoyment, energy, and enthusiasm
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