Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. zeste, probably fr. L. schistos, split, cleft, divided, Gr. , from to split, cleave. Cf. Schism
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. zeste, skin of an orange or lemon used to give a flavour—L. schistus—Gr. schistos, cleft, divided—schizein, to cleave.
Does it add zest to your triumph, to think that I behold it?
"The Newcomes" by William Makepeace Thackeray
Nothing could exceed the zest with which every one seemed to enter into the rites of the kitchen.
"Devereux, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Of all our passions, is not Revenge the one into which enters with the most zest a devil?
"What Will He Do With It, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
He had forgotten Lord Hastings in the zest of his revenge.
"The Last Of The Barons, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Anecdote, jest, maxim, remark, interspersed, gave a zest and piquancy to the narration.
"Godolphin, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
But when Purcell vanished across the river into Manchester, the zest of Daddy's bookselling enterprise departed also.
"The History of David Grieve" by Mrs. Humphry Ward
All these arrangements had been made, as Desiree had prepared her trousseau, with a zest and gaiety which all were invited to enjoy.
"Barlasch of the Guard" by H. S. Merriman
After breakfast we felt better, and the zest of life soon came back.
"Roughing It, Part 4." by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
The zest of love is uncertainty.
"The Hunted Outlaw" by Anonymous
Since the war broke out, his zest for life has become almost terrible.
"Echoes of the War" by J. M. Barrie
And, as thou know'st, I eat and drink
With unabated zest.
And, though I love, no dream of thee
Hath kept me from my rest.
"Strephon's Song" by Ethel Clifford
Gay nature smil'd, the prayer she blest,
Selina softly sung;
And felt delight of higher zest;
She nurst the callow young.
"The Halcyon" by William Hayley
And rejoiceth all the senses,
And in every sorrowing breast
Poureth hope's refreshing balsam,
And on life bestows new zest.
"Punch Song (To be sung in the Northern Countries)" by Friedrich von Schiller
'The sad Pierrot
Lived here and loved,'—how will the story go?—
'Caught rapture from the moment's zest or woe,
One winter long ago.
"The Last Room" by Bliss William Carman
Yet I had visions once of yore,
Girlish imaginings of a zest,
A possible thrill,--but why run o'er
These fancies?--idle dreams, no more;
I will forget them, this is best.
"Two Ways To Love" by Susan Coolidge
There's a zest amidst hardship which some natures treasure
A charm on the prairies that care cannot cloy;
So, avaunt! ye dull follies of fashionable pleasure,
Give me the wild pleasures that ranchmen enjoy.
"The Ranchman's Song" by William Lawrence Chittenden
A zest to text lets the rude intrude .
Even without the hot sauce, this recipe has plenty of character and zest.
Citrus zest and mace create delicious shortbread.
We've Liked: Lobster rolls kicked up with lemon zest.
Gluten-Free Homemade Dried Plum, Almond, and Orange Zest Bar.
She also blogs at Zest & Thyme and would like to dedicate her premier story for The Atlantic to Ithaca Fine Chocolates.
2) In a food processor, blend together butter, 1/3 cup sugar, and 1 tablespoon lime zest.
Technology guru embraced life's pursuits with zest.
George Karl has always been an optimist, a man with a zest for life.
Nicole Kunkel's zest for life impacted countless people.
1 teaspoon grated lime zest, from 1 regular lime or 5 to 6 Key limes .
1/2 teaspoon lime zest or a splash of vanilla or both, optional.
Thin-Sliced Beans with Citrus Zest and Chives.
2 tablespoons finely grated fresh lime zest.
To make the topping, finely grate the zest from two of the tangerines and set aside.
We follow standard procedures (see, e.g., Mobasher et al. 2004) and quantify the reliability of the estimated redshifts, zest , by measuring the fractional error for each galaxy, ∆ ≡ (zest − zspec )(1 + zspec ).
Discovery of optically faint obscured quasars with Virtual Observatory tools
Finally, we dedicate this piece of work to the memory of the late Professor S´andor Cs¨org˝o, whose zest for life and enthusiasm for mathematics will always be a constant inspiration to us.
Longest convex chains
Erich’s sensitivity toward others, contagious zest for life, gentle spirit, fundamental contributions to statistics and remarkable contributions to human resources development, have been recorded, chronicled and honored through various mechanisms.
Erich Leo Lehmann---A glimpse into his life and work
We feel that the sections we have made can be of importance in farthing the ﬁeld but our main criteria are that the results will have some educational value and that they add a bit of zest to our ﬁeld.
Interesting,Surprising and Perhaps Amusing Results in Nuclear Physics Calculations Over the the Years
To deliver the zest of these methods we will formulate now two easy to state theorems.
Form discrete- to continuous-time ergodic theorems