Definition of savory
- a savory triumph
- … scandals don't make very savory reading.
- —Green Peyton
- an assortment of both sweet and savory appetizers
They prepared an assortment of both sweet and savory foods.
cedar is one of the most savory of all woods
agreeable, blessed (also blest), congenial, darling, delectable, delicious, delightful, delightsome, dreamy, dulcet, enjoyable, felicitous, good, grateful, gratifying, heavenly, jolly, luscious, nice, palatable, pleasant, pleasing, pleasurable, pretty, satisfying, sweet, tasty, welcome;
: having a pleasant taste or smell
: having a spicy or salty quality without being sweet
: morally good
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