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flavor

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of flavor

  1. 1 a special quality or impression associated with something <a birthday party whose Caribbean decorations gave it a tropical flavor> Synonyms air, ambience (or ambiance), aroma, atmosphere, climate, aura, halo, karma, mood, nimbus, note, odor, patina, smell, temper, vibration(s)Related Words aureole (or aureola), mystique, romance; genius loci; feel, feeling, sensation, sense, spirit; attribute, character, characteristic, image, mark, notion, peculiarity, picture, property, trait; color, illusion, overtone, semblance, suggestion, tone

  2. 2 something (as a spice or herb) that adds an agreeable or interesting taste to food <a dish that incorporates most of the trademark flavors of southeast Asia> Synonyms seasoning, flavoring, spiceRelated Words sauce

  3. 3 the property of a substance that can be identified by the sense of taste <loved the deep flavor of the native strawberries> Synonyms taste, savor (also savour)Related Words relish, smack, tang; savoriness, tastiness; aftertasteNear Antonyms tastelessness

  4. 4 a practice or interest that is very popular for a short time <it seems that short skirts are the new flavor of the month> Synonyms buzz, chic, craze, dernier cri, enthusiasm, fashion, fad, go, hot ticket, last word, latest, mode, rage, sensation, style, ton, trend, vogueRelated Words nine days' wonder (also nine day wonder); new wave; crush, infatuation; fervor, passion; furor, fuss, hullabaloo, to-do, uproar; bandwagon, crusade, cult, movement; novelty, wrinkle; caprice, fancy, whimNear Antonyms classic, standard




flavor

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of flavor

  1. to make more pleasant to the taste by adding something intensely flavored <try flavoring the beans with salt and oregano> Synonyms season, lace, savor (also savour), spiceRelated Words enhance, enrich, sauce; pepper, salt; aromatize, perfume




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