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flavor

fla·vor

flavor

 
pronunciation:
fleI vr
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the particular way something tastes.
Salt brings out the flavor of some foods.
similar words:
tang
definition 2: a particular quality that is noticed about a thing.
His letter had an angry flavor.
synonyms:
essence
similar words:
character, nature, soul, style, tenor, tone
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: flavored, flavoring, flavors
definition: to give a flavor to.
The chef flavored the stew with garlic and onion.
synonyms:
season, spice
similar words:
lace
derivation: flavorless (adj.)
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  • flavoring:
    a substance, such as a spice, that gives a different or special flavor to a food or drink.
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