adjective. morally wholesome or acceptable.
noun. either of two aromatic herbs of the mint family.
- summer savoury
- winter savory
- winter savoury
adjective. pleasing to the sense of taste.
adjective. having an agreeably pungent taste.
noun. an aromatic or spicy dish served at the end of dinner or as an hors d'oeuvre.
Example sentences of the word savoury
1. Noun, singular or mass
Substitute about a quarter cup of fresh onion and a teaspoon of salt in any slow-cooked, savoury dishes that call for a packet of onion soup mix as an ingredient.
Popcorn is a versatile snack food that can be enjoyed with both sweet and savoury flavourings.