Definitions of savour
  1. noun
    the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth
    synonyms: flavor, flavour, nip, relish, sapidity, savor, smack, tang
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    a distinctive tart flavor characteristic of lemons
    a distinctive fragrant flavor characteristic of vanilla beans
    type of:
    gustatory perception, gustatory sensation, taste, taste perception, taste sensation
    the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus
  2. verb
    have flavor; taste of something
    synonyms: savor, taste
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    smack, taste
    have a distinctive or characteristic taste
  3. verb
    give taste to
    synonyms: savor
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    type of:
    flavor, flavour, season
    lend flavor to
  4. verb
    taste appreciatively
    synonyms: savor
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    type of:
    perceive by the sense of taste
  5. verb
    derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in
    synonyms: bask, enjoy, relish, savor
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    feast one's eyes
    look at with great enjoyment
    enjoy avidly
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