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zesty

[ zes-tee ]
/ ˈzɛs ti /
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adjective, zest·i·er, zest·i·est.
full of zest; piquant: a zesty salad dressing.
energetic; active: zesty trading in growth stocks.
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Origin of zesty

First recorded in 1925–30; zest + -y1
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