What does savor mean?

Definitions for savor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. relish, flavor, flavour, sapidity, savor, savour, smack, nip, tangverb

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

  2. enjoy, bask, relish, savor, savourverb

    derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in

    "She relished her fame and basked in her glory"

  3. taste, savor, savourverb

    have flavor; taste of something

  4. savor, savourverb

    taste appreciatively

    "savor the soup"

  5. savor, savourverb

    give taste to

Webster Dictionary

  1. Savoradjective

    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. Savoradjective

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

  3. Savoradjective

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

  4. Savoradjective

    pleasure; delight; attractiveness

  5. Savornoun

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

  6. Savornoun

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

  7. Savornoun

    to use the sense of taste

  8. Savorverb

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

  9. Savorverb

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

  10. Savorverb

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

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

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  1. Arvos

  2. sarvo

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of savor in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of savor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of savor in a Sentence

  1. Robert Redfield:

    This moment is Africa's to celebrate and to savor, and I want you to know The CDC stands with you today, until the day that polio is finally eradicated, robert Redfield have demonstrated how much can be achieved when determination, partnership and resources come together, no matter the circumstances.

  2. Hand Joanna:

    When our team brainstormed on the name, we kept coming back to this idea of a French press and the slower (but very rewarding) process of making a rich, good cup of coffee, it felt symbolic for what we hope people find here with us—a spot to slow down, to take it all in, and to simply savor the moment.

  3. Trinh Le:

    The best thing you can do is slow down, savor your meal and be mindful about what your body is telling you.

  4. Dana Kofsky:

    Eat it slowly. Savor it.

  5. Modern Round CFO Ron Miller:

    We are a one-of-kind virtual shooting entertainment concept. We combine high-tech gaming with uniquely designed laser technology-based replica firearms, along with top-of-the-line food, beverages and service. The concept is based on the ‘ savor, sip and shoot ’ experience of our guests, philosophically, people are looking for something to do — especially once they leave college.

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    repetition of the ends of two or more successive sentences, verses, etc.
    • A. macron
    • B. exponent
    • C. jocularity
    • D. epiphora

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