Death may be inescapable, but life is still a tender thing to be savored.
That experience needs to be savored, and not spoiled, so this is the one show you absolutely, positively must watch live.
She was a proud woman, and hated favors that savored of cash.
Yesterday you addressed me in a fashion that savored of blackmail.
Her last words with Bess Harley had savored of a misunderstanding, and Nan was not of a quarrelsome disposition.
Anything that savored of permanency smelled to him of vassalage.
His own brief tale, Marty thought, savored of "the real thing."
To me it savored of a sort of cowardice, or at least a presumption on my own chivalry.
Their debauchery differs from that of their fathers in that it is savored with villany.
He was impatient of poetry and art; they savored too much of play and levity.
mid-13c., from Old French savor "flavor, taste; sauce, seasoning; delight, pleasure," from Latin saporem (nominative sapor) "taste, flavor," related to sapere "to have a flavor" (see sapient).
c.1300, from Old French savorer "taste, breathe in; appreciate, care for," from Late Latin saporare, from Latin sapor (see savor (n.)). Related: Savored; savoring.