Gusto meaning

gŭstō
Vigorous enjoyment; zest.

The children jumped into the swimming pool with gusto.

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Gusto is defined as enthusiasm, excitement, zest or style.

When you attack a task with enthusiasm and excitement, this is an example of gusto.

When you do something in a stylish way, this is an example of a time when you do the task with gusto.

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Great vigor or liveliness.
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Taste; liking.
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(archaic) Artistic style.
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He sang with more gusto than talent.

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Keen enjoyment; enthusiastic appreciation; zest; relish.
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Origin of gusto

  • Italian from Latin gustus taste geus- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Italian gusto, from Latin gustus (“tasting”).

    From Wiktionary