Definition of zingy in English:

zingy

adjectivezingier, zingiest

informal
  • See zing

    • ‘She'd boil a dozen eggs to use later for deviled eggs - hers were zingy with mayo, sharp mustard, bit of vinegar, the perfunctory paprika.’
    • ‘The chef's salad was mostly iceberg lettuce - depressing in the winter, but a cooling crunch in the summer - with a zingy vinaigrette.’
    • ‘We can't repackage politics in a zingy way to make it more interesting to young people if they're not interested.’
    • ‘It also had a creamy dressing, which isn't exactly what I expected, but it was zingy and didn't taste commercial.’
    • ‘Try to avoid putting flame bright colours next to wishy-washy pink, or vice versa, but don't be afraid to mix bright colours in zingy combinations.’

Pronunciation

zingy

/ˈzɪŋi/