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Meaning of GUSTO

Pronunciation:  'gustow

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  vigorous and enthusiastic enjoyment

GUSTO is a 5 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: relish, zest, zestfulness
 See Also: enjoyment, enthusiasm



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Gus"to\, n. [It. or Sp., fr. L. gustus; akin to E.
choose. Cf. 2d {GUST}, {GOUR}.]
Nice or keen appreciation or enjoyment; relish; taste; fancy.

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