HyperDic: savoury

English > 5 senses of the word savoury:
ADJECTIVEallsavoury, savorymorally wholesome or acceptable
allsavoury, piquant, savory, zestyhaving an agreeably pungent taste
allsavoury, mouth-watering, savorypleasing to the sense of taste
NOUNfoodsavoury, savoryeither of two aromatic herbs of the mint family
foodsavoury, savoryan aromatic or spicy dish served at the end of dinner or as an hors d'oeuvre
English > savoury: 5 senses > adjective 1
Meaningmorally wholesome or acceptable.
Synonymsavory
Oppositeunsavory, unsavoury, offensivemorally offensive
Spanishinofensivo
Catalaninofensiu
English > savoury: 5 senses > adjective 2
MeaningHaving an agreeably pungent taste.
Synonymspiquant, savory, zesty
Broadertastypleasing to the sense of taste
Spanishapetitoso, picante, sabroso
Catalanapetitós, picant, saborós
Nounssavourthe taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth
savouryan aromatic or spicy dish served at the end of dinner or as an hors d'oeuvre
English > savoury: 5 senses > adjective 3
Meaningpleasing to the sense of taste.
Synonymsmouth-watering, savory
Broaderappetizing, appetisingappealing to or stimulating the appetite especially in appearance or aroma / aroma
Spanishagradable, apetitoso, sabroso
Catalanagradable, apetitós, saborós
Nounssavourthe taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth
savouryan aromatic or spicy dish served at the end of dinner or as an hors d'oeuvre
English > savoury: 5 senses > noun 1, food
MeaningEither of two aromatic herbs of the mint family.
Synonymsavory
Narrowersummer savory, summer savouryherb with delicately flavored leaves with many uses
winter savory, winter savouryresinous leaves used in stews and stuffings and meat loaf
Broaderherbaromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities
Spanishajedrea, jedrea, morquera, saborea
Catalansaborija, sajolida
English > savoury: 5 senses > noun 2, food
MeaningAn aromatic or spicy dish served at the end of dinner or as an hors d'oeuvre.
Synonymsavory
Broaderdainty, delicacy, goody, kickshaw, treatSomething considered choice to eat
Spanishtapa
Catalantapa
Adjectivessavourypleasing to the sense of taste
savouryhaving an agreeably pungent taste

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