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zing in Tastes topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishzingzing1 /zɪŋ/ noun [uncountable] informal 🔊 🔊 CTENERGETICthe quality of being full of energy or taste 🔊 Lemon juice adds zing to drinks. —zingy adjective
Examples from the Corpus
zing• His fewer statements lack that old zing.• A second zing sailed out into the water.• A little chili pepper will add some zing to the sauce.• The tennis racquet bounced off her tender bum with all the zing of a good forehand drive.• That drive for commonality took the zing out of the creative process and seriously dampened the competition of ideas.