Definition Of savour


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 savour

  • Arun shook his head and forced more of his savorless meal into his mouth.

  • 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.

  • But England take the log of dropped catches to seven, most savouring of insufficient concentration rather than inadequate technique, of players contemplating their second innings rather than Australia's.

  • Eric walked out from the kitchen and grinned, sitting down and slowly savoring his chocolate pudding.

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