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fla·vor

flavor

 
 
pronunciation:
fleI vr
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: the particular way something tastes.
Salt brings out the flavor of some foods.
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part of speech: verb
inflections: flavors, flavoring, flavored
definition: to give a different or special taste to.
The chef flavored the soup with pepper and onion.
similar words:
lace
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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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