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Definition 1: either of two aromatic herbs of the mint family - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for savoury in the sense of this definition

(savoury is a kind of ...) aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities

(... is a kind of savoury ) herb with delicately flavored leaves with many uses

(... is a kind of savoury ) resinous leaves used in stews and stuffings and meat loaf

Definition 2: an aromatic or spicy dish served at the end of dinner or as an hors d'oeuvre - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for savoury in the sense of this definition

(savoury is a kind of ...) something considered choice to eat

Definition 3: morally wholesome or acceptable - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where savoury or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a past that was scarcely savory

Synonyms for savoury in the sense of this definition

Definition 4: pleasing to the sense of taste - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for savoury in the sense of this definition

(savoury is similar to ...) appealing to or stimulating the appetite especially in appearance or aroma

Definition 5: having an agreeably pungent taste - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for savoury in the sense of this definition

(savoury is similar to ...) pleasing to the sense of taste

"a tasty morsel"

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