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1. savor

verb. ['ˈseɪvɝ'] derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in.

Synonyms

  • like
  • feast one's eyes
  • bask
  • enjoy
  • relish
  • devour

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • disapprove
  • different
  • unlike

Etymology

  • savour (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • sapor (Latin)
  • savourer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • saporare (Latin)

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Rhymes with Savor

  • maxsaver
  • engraver
  • disfavor
  • lefevre
  • lefever
  • lafavre
  • althaver
  • traver
  • staver
  • quaver
  • ohaver
  • o'haver
  • klaver
  • graver
  • flavor
  • craver
  • braver
  • xaver
  • waver
  • waiver
  • shaver
  • savr
  • savir
  • saver
  • raver
  • paver
  • laver
  • gaver
  • favre
  • favor

Sentences with savor


1. Verb, base form
Looking for new ways to savor this sunny, fuzzy summer stone fruit?

Quotes about savor


1. I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve (or save) the world and a desire to enjoy (or savor) the world. This makes it hard to plan the day.
- E.B. White

2. Read as you taste fruit or savor wine, or enjoy friendship, love or life.
- George Herbert

3. Life is a bowl of cherries. Some cherries are rotten while others are good; its your job to throw out the rotten ones and forget about them while you enjoy eating the ones that are good! There are two kinds of people: those who choose to throw out the good cherries and wallow in all the rotten ones, and those who choose to throw out all the rotten ones and savor all the good ones.
- C. JoyBell C.

2. savor

verb. ['ˈseɪvɝ'] taste appreciatively.

Synonyms

  • taste

Antonyms

  • dissimilitude
  • unlikeness

Etymology

  • savour (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • sapor (Latin)
  • savourer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • saporare (Latin)

3. savor

verb. ['ˈseɪvɝ'] have flavor; taste of something.

Synonyms

  • taste
  • smack

Antonyms

  • rainy season
  • dry season
  • strengthen

Etymology

  • savour (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • sapor (Latin)
  • savourer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • saporare (Latin)

4. savor

noun. ['ˈseɪvɝ'] the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth.

Synonyms

  • flavor
  • gustatory perception
  • taste
  • vanilla
  • sapidity
  • nip
  • gustatory sensation
  • taste perception
  • relish
  • taste sensation
  • flavour
  • lemon
  • tang
  • smack

Antonyms

  • tasteless
  • abstain
  • fancy
  • hotness

Etymology

  • savour (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • sapor (Latin)
  • savourer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • saporare (Latin)

5. savor

verb. ['ˈseɪvɝ'] give taste to.

Synonyms

  • savour
  • flavor
  • flavour

Antonyms

  • stand
  • sit
  • suffer
  • off-season

Etymology

  • savour (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • sapor (Latin)
  • savourer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • saporare (Latin)
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