Definition Of savors


a characteristic taste, flavor, or smell, especially a pleasant one.

the subtle savor of wood smoke

have a suggestion or trace of (something, especially something bad).

their genuflections savored of superstition and popery

taste (good food or drink) and enjoy it completely.

gourmets will want to savor our game specialties

Example Of savors

  • A spoon of wood or plastic leaves the savor intact.

  • As for herself, she is going to make sure she savours every moment.

  • As he wanted to stay a moment and savour the scene, he leaned against the thick trunk of the sturdy oak behind him.

  • Both routes of feeding were physically unnatural and all I wanted was that exhilarating feeling of smelling, tasting and savouring food in my mouth again.

  • Do not gulp down your food; savor each mouthful and chew well before you swallow.

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