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savor

noun
variants: also savour

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 the property of a substance that can be identified by the sense of taste
  • a gourmet who can identify the ingredients in any dish solely by their savor

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2 the quality of being delicious
  • the wonderful savor of Mom's apple pie

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savor

verb
variants: also savour

Synonyms & Antonyms of savor (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to make more pleasant to the taste by adding something intensely flavored
  • cuisine that has been generously savored with southern India's rich array of spices

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2 to take pleasure in
  • as a terminal cancer patient, she's vowed to savor every moment of the time she has left

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The first known use of savor was in the 13th century

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“Savor.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/savor. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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