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Ginger’s enlivening zing counterbalances the watermelon’s sweetness and bridges it to the more savory cucumber, while torn mint leaves, tossed in at the end, add a fourth layer of cool freshness.Watermelon and cucumber salad is as refreshing as it is easy to make|Ellie Krieger|August 26, 2021|Washington Post
The cartoons zing, whirr, and reverberate harmonically, making each entry a sort of duet.Well, La Ti Da: Stephin Merritt’s Winning Little Words of Scrabble|David Bukszpan|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So if you are tempted to see the Salinger documentary or read the Salinger book—if you feel that zing—by all means, go ahead.
Coffee is a great pick-me-up on to put some zing in those long Monday mornings, can be served with or without milk and/or sugar.
Or maybe, just maybe, he will zing the president on a white-hot issue dominating every waking moment for, um, some voters.
The newly fired host took advantage of a Letterman appearance to zing Current TV while admitting he had used poor judgment.Keith Olbermann’s Late-Night Offensive in His War Against Current TV|Howard Kurtz|April 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This startling announcement was immediately followed by a chorus of male voices singing with hearty gusto, Zing-a-Zing!Blue Robin, the Girl Pioneer|Rena I. Halsey
Quiz′ziness, oddness; Quiz′zing, raillery; Quiz′zing-glass, a single eye-glass.
One minute she was jumpin' along amongst them gravestones like a hoptoad with wings, and then—Zing!Galusha the Magnificent|Joseph C. Lincoln
She thought of how, at eleven o'clock the night before, her telephone had rung with the sharp zing!Cheerful--By Request|Edna Ferber
The Scaritt's window-shades always rolled; their doorbell always rang with a satisfactory zing; their suction-pump never stuck.Half Portions|Edna Ferber