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flavors

noun
plural of flavor

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a special quality or impression associated with something
  • a birthday party whose Caribbean decorations gave it a tropical flavor

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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

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3 a practice or interest that is very popular for a short time
  • it seems that short skirts are the new flavor of the month

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flavors

verb
present tense third-person singular of flavor

Synonyms of flavors (Entry 2 of 2)

to make more pleasant to the taste by adding something intensely flavored
  • try flavoring the beans with salt and oregano

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flavors

flavorsome

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“Flavors.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flavors. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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