It was poignant because with her brightness and her zest for life, she is also dealing with something very dark.
Eventually, this short, louche novel that began with warmth and zest and cheekiness, wanders around aimlessly in magenta caftans.
Add the orange juice and zest, stir and allow to cool before serving.
At 45 he had lost his luster, his zest for work, life, and family.
By the end of her life, that energy, that zest, had drained away.
Mrs. Hunter entered into the plan with zest when on Monday afternoon it became necessary to tell her.
Old and young, they enjoyed the new surroundings with the zest of children.
Harriet was appliqueing velvet violets on a gray chiffon scarf and was doing it with the zest of the newly liberated.
And there is in it too the zest that the hungry—not the starved but the hungry—have for life.
He felt alive, jubilant, keenly in sympathy with the lure and zest of the expedition.
1670s, from French zeste "piece of orange or lemon peel used as a flavoring," of unknown origin. Sense of "thing that adds flavor" is 1709; that of "keen enjoyment" first attested 1791.