While we had sardines our bombardier produced a savoury with toast, but that is long ago.
One of the oldest and most savoury of the regular forecastle dishes.
For some time it dragged on without a single wolf appearing, though the odour came strong and savoury through cords and straw.
The air was hot, and heavy with the fumes of Greek wines and savoury dishes.
As they drank the wine, urged on by the savoury relish, he gave few and brief directions.
Odours, not savoury, were therefore prevalent—but Eskimos are smell-proof.
It is a testament of light-hearted youth, savoury with the unindentured joys of twenty-one and the grand literary passion.
In such a profusion of viands, and so savoury, I perceive no odour.
The Portuguese had need have the stomachs of ostriches to digest the loads of savoury viands with which they cram themselves.
The savoury odour of the cooking breakfast was welcome to the boys.
"pleasing in taste or smell," c.1200, from Old French savore "tasty, flavorsome" (Modern French savouré), past participle of savourer "to taste" (see savor (n.)).
aromatic mint, late 14c., perhaps an alteration of Old English sæþerie, which is ultimately from Latin satureia "savory (n.)," a foreign word in Latin. But early history of the word suggests transmission via Old French savereie. In either case, the form of the word probably was altered by influence of the Middle English or Old French form of savory (adj.).