Definitions for relishˈrɛl ɪʃ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
enjoyment of the taste of something:
to eat with relish.
pleasurable appreciation of anything; liking.
something savory or appetizing added to a meal, as olives or pickles. a sweet or pungent pickle made of various usu. chopped vegetables.
a pleasing or appetizing flavor.
a pleasing or enjoyable quality.
a taste or flavor.
a trace or touch of something.
(v.t.)to take pleasure in; enjoy.
to make pleasing to the taste.
to like the taste of.
(v.i.)to have taste or flavor.
Origin of relish:
1520–30; alter. of ME reles aftertaste, scent < OF, var. of relais remainder, that left behind
gusto, relish, zest, zestfulness(noun)
vigorous and enthusiastic enjoyment
spicy or savory condiment
relish, flavor, flavour, sapidity, savor, savour, smack, nip, tang(verb)
the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth
enjoy, bask, relish, savor, savour(verb)
derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in
"She relished her fame and basked in her glory"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to enjoy or feel pleasure at sth
I don't relish the thought of firing him.
A pleasing taste; flavor that gratifies the palate; hence, enjoyable quality; power of pleasing.
Savor; quality; characteristic tinge.
A taste for; liking; appetite; fondness.
That which is used to impart a flavor; specifically, something taken with food to render it more palatable or to stimulate the appetite; a condiment.
A cooked or pickled sauce, usually made with vegetables or fruits, generally used as a condiment.
In a wooden frame, the projection or shoulder at the side of, or around, a tenon, on a tenoned piece.
To taste; to have a specified taste or flavour.
To give a relish to; to cause to taste agreeable, to make appetizing.
To taste or eat with pleasure, to like the flavor of; to take great pleasure in.
Origin: Variant of relese, with assimilation to -ish.
to taste or eat with pleasure; to like the flavor of; to partake of with gratification; hence, to enjoy; to be pleased with or gratified by; to experience pleasure from; as, to relish food
to give a relish to; to cause to taste agreeably
to have a pleasing or appetizing taste; to give gratification; to have a flavor
a pleasing taste; flavor that gratifies the palate; hence, enjoyable quality; power of pleasing
savor; quality; characteristic tinge
a taste for; liking; appetite; fondness
that which is used to impart a flavor; specifically, something taken with food to render it more palatable or to stimulate the appetite; a condiment
the projection or shoulder at the side of, or around, a tenon, on a tenoned piece
A relish is a cooked, pickled, or chopped vegetable or fruit food item typically used as a condiment in particular to enhance a staple. It originated in India and has since become popular throughout the world. Examples are jams, chutneys, and the North American "relish," a pickled cucumber jam eaten with hot dogs or hamburgers.
Translations for relish
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
He ate the food with great relish; I have no relish for such a boring task.
- plesier, genotAfrikaans
- تَمَتُّع، إسْتِمتاع، مُتْعَهArabic
- prazerPortuguese (BR)
- das BehagenGerman
- placer, gusto, deleiteSpanish
- اشتیاق؛ رغبتFarsi
- slast, tekCroatian
- piacere, gustoItalian
- pasigardžiavimas, pasimėgavimasLithuanian
- bauda; patikaLatvian
- nytelse, appetitt, (mat)gledeNorwegian
- upodobanie, zamiłowaniePolish
- اشتیاق؛ رغبتPersian
- خوند، مزه، ځكه: خوندور: اچارPashto
- välbehag, njutning, nöjeSwedish
- zevk, hoşlanmaTurkish
- 樂趣，享受Chinese (Trad.)
- задоволення, насолодаUkrainian
- niềm vuiVietnamese
- 乐趣Chinese (Simp.)
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