Adjective "zesty" definition and examples



Definitions and examples


  1. 'The Caribbean is a wonderful place for zesty seasonings and spices - but every flavour doesn't have to be rubbed into every fold of flesh in preparation for cooking.'
  2. 'Unlike most pakoras, they were unbattered, simple tandoori-cooked chunks of deep-red chicken with a zesty, spicy citrus flavour.'


1. full of zest; piquant: a zesty salad dressing.

2. energetic; active: zesty trading in growth stocks.

More examples(as adjective)

"tastes can be zesty."

"smells can be zesty."