savouriness

World English Dictionary
savoury or savory (ˈseɪvərɪ)
 
adj
1.  attractive to the sense of taste or smell
2.  salty or spicy; not sweet: a savoury dish
3.  pleasant
4.  respectable
 
n , -vouries
5.  a savoury dish served as an hors d'oeuvre or dessert
 
[C13 savure, from Old French savouré, from savourer to savour]
 
savory or savory
 
adj
 
n
 
[C13 savure, from Old French savouré, from savourer to savour]
 
'savourily or savory
 
adv
 
'savorily or savory
 
adv
 
'savouriness or savory
 
n
 
'savoriness or savory
 
n

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: savourily
Next Definition: savourless
Words Near: savouriness
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for savouriness
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing savouriness
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;