fla·​vor·​ing ˈflā-v(ə-)riŋ How to pronounce flavoring (audio)

Example Sentences

We used ginger and other natural flavorings. soup made with beef flavoring
Recent Examples on the Web Challenge yourself to do at least half the amount of flavoring — from a standard 4 to just 2 pumps — and pick an option that's sugarless. Alyssa Jung, Good Housekeeping, 6 Dec. 2022 Scientists at Université Laval in Quebec found that exposing epithelial cells, the cells that line our mouths, to nicotine and flavoring reagents caused over half of the cells to die in just three days. Holly Barker, Discover Magazine, 3 Nov. 2021 Manufacturers of e-cigarettes have been widely criticized for their marketing strategies that have proved appealing to teens, including use of flavoring, bright packaging and sophisticated advertisement campaigns. Yereth Rosen, Anchorage Daily News, 23 Dec. 2022 Your senses will be delighted by the gummies' passion fruit flavoring as well! Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 20 Dec. 2022 Some purple grape flavoring comes across with very sweet black fruits. Tan Vinh And Owen Bargreen, Anchorage Daily News, 16 Dec. 2022 Juul debuted its e-cigarette — a sleek, handheld electronic device used to inhale nicotine mixed with flavoring — in 2015. Kelsey Ables, Washington Post, 7 Dec. 2022 Thomas Jefferson saw meat simply as a flavoring for vegetables. Kendra Nordin Beato, The Christian Science Monitor, 8 Nov. 2022 In the same way that a fake flavoring for coffee begat pumpkin spice beard oil and other monstrosities, quiet quitting is also throwing off spawn. Beth Teitell, BostonGlobe.com, 16 Sep. 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1845, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of flavoring was in 1845

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“Flavoring.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flavoring. Accessed 9 Feb. 2023.

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