sapid

adjective
sap·​id | \ˈsa-pəd \

Definition of sapid 

1 : having flavor : flavorful

2 archaic : agreeable to the mind

Other Words from sapid

sapidity \sa-​ˈpi-​də-​tē \ noun archaic

First Known Use of sapid

1623, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for sapid

Latin sapidus tasty, from sapere to taste — more at sage

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The first known use of sapid was in 1623

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sapid

adjective
sap·​id | \ˈsap-əd \

Medical Definition of sapid 

: affecting the organs of taste : possessing flavor and especially a strong agreeable flavor

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