Definitions for savor

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word savor

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. relish, flavor, flavour, sapidity, savor, savour, smack, nip, tang(verb)

    the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth

  2. 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"

  3. taste, savor, savour(verb)

    have flavor; taste of something

  4. savor, savour(verb)

    taste appreciatively

    "savor the soup"

  5. savor, savour(verb)

    give taste to

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Savor(adj)

    that property of a thing which affects the organs of taste or smell; taste and odor; flavor; relish; scent; as, the savor of an orange or a rose; an ill savor

  2. Savor(adj)

    hence, specific flavor or quality; characteristic property; distinctive temper, tinge, taint, and the like

  3. Savor(adj)

    sense of smell; power to scent, or trace by scent

  4. Savor(adj)

    pleasure; delight; attractiveness

  5. Savor(noun)

    to have a particular smell or taste; -- with of

  6. Savor(noun)

    to partake of the quality or nature; to indicate the presence or influence; to smack; -- with of

  7. Savor(noun)

    to use the sense of taste

  8. Savor(verb)

    to perceive by the smell or the taste; hence, to perceive; to note

  9. Savor(verb)

    to have the flavor or quality of; to indicate the presence of

  10. Savor(verb)

    to taste or smell with pleasure; to delight in; to relish; to like; to favor

  11. Origin: [Cf. OF. savorer, F. savourer. See Savor, n.]

Anagrams of savor »

  1. Arvos

  2. sarvo

Translations for savor

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for savor »


Find a translation for the savor definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these savor definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"savor." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 27 Apr. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for savor? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for savor:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.