savoury

Primary Meanings of savoury

1.
adjn
pleasing to the sense of taste
an aromatic or spicy dish served at the end of dinner or as an hors d'oeuvre
2.
adj
morally wholesome or acceptable
Full Definitions of savoury
1

adj pleasing to the sense of taste

Synonyms:
mouth-watering, savory
appetising, appetizing
appealing to or stimulating the appetite especially in appearance or aroma

adj having an agreeably pungent taste

Synonyms:
piquant, savory, spicy, zesty
tasty
pleasing to the sense of taste

n an aromatic or spicy dish served at the end of dinner or as an hors d'oeuvre

Synonyms:
savory
Type of:
dainty, delicacy, goody, kickshaw, treat
something considered choice to eat

n either of two aromatic herbs of the mint family

Synonyms:
savory
Types:
summer savory, summer savoury
herb with delicately flavored leaves with many uses
winter savory, winter savoury
resinous leaves used in stews and stuffings and meat loaf
Type of:
herb
aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities
2

adj morally wholesome or acceptable

Synonyms:
savory
Antonyms:
offensive, unsavory, unsavoury
morally offensive
odoriferous
morally offensive
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