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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun savor:

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Savor (to enjoy, have a distinctive flavor or smell) is considered to be an advanced word, according to the Barron's essential words for the GRE, which includes 800 college- and graduate-level words that frequently appear on the Graduate Record Exam.

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Definition of the noun savor

What does savor mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: savors

  1. the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth

Alternative definition of the noun savor

noun

  1. the specific taste or smell of something
  2. a distinctive sensation

Definition of the verb savor

What does savor mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: savored | savoring | savors

  1. derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in
  2. have flavor; taste of something
    • lexical domain: Perceptions - verbs of seeing, hearing, feeling
    • synonyms of savor: savour / taste
    • more specific words: smack / taste = have a distinctive or characteristic taste
  3. taste appreciatively
  4. give taste to

Alternative definition of the verb savor

verb

  1. to possess a particular taste or smell, or a distinctive quality
  2. to appreciate, enjoy or relish something

Group

Savor is a musical group.

Music

  1. "Savor" is a composition.
  2. "Savor" is a musical album of Sook.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Savor

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Google previewThe Readable Dictionary (1860)

by John Williams (of Lancaster, O.)

Savor is the word sapor modified by the substitution of v for ...

Google previewTransactions of the National Eclectic Medical Association of the United States of America for the Years ... (1885)

by National Eclectic Medical Association of the United States of America

The salt which gives our profession its savor is the fact that every physician worthy of the name is stimulated by ...

Google previewAn Enlightened Cheerleader (2014)

by Wynne Marie Lacey

Savor means to relish, delight, treasure, cherish, and appreciate when you are able to produce a happy thought, feeling or special moment. In Buddha's Brain, Rick Hanson speaks to the power of savoring. Hanson calls it “internalizing the ...

Google previewFood Lovers' Guide to® Pittsburgh (2014)

The Best Restaurants, Markets & Local Culinary Offerings by Sarah Sudar, Julia Gongaware, Amanda Mcfadden, Laura Zorch

Our favorite meal to savor is the Gnocchi Nirvana featuring homemade deep-fried gnocchi. Just search “how to deep-fry gnocchi” on YouTube and you'll understand how crazy deep-frying gnocchi actually is. Once you pick your jaw off your ...

Google previewAn Oration, Delivered at Northampton, July 6, 1807. On the Anniversary Celebration of American Independence: at the Request of the Committee of Arrangements (1807)

by Jonathan Huntington Lyman

- Popular savor is a whirlwind which elevates its object ...

Google previewThe Post-colonial Studies Reader (2006)

by Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths, Helen Tiffin

Rather, like its fruits, its savor is a mixture ...

Google previewThe Critic (1889)

Holiday Publications The Autobiography of Franklin ONE OF THE BOOKS whose salt never loses its savor is the Autobiography of Ben Franklin. Few works written since the printing-press came into use have done so much to keep the world ...

Google previewEnglish Synonymes Explained, in Alphabetical Order (1837)

With Copious Illustrations and Examples Drawn from the Best Writers. To which is Now Added an Index to the Words by George Crabb

ADD1son Savor is a term in less frequent use than the others, but, agreeable to the Latin derivation, it is ...

Google previewAn Etymological Dictionary of the English Language (1840)

by John Oswald

to savor or taste of; to know, to be wise: as, insipid, tasteless, wanting ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Synonymes ... (1845)

by John Platts

SAvoR, [saveur, F.] something that perceptibly affects the organs of taste and smell; something acceptable. There are a great variety of tastes to suit all palates; some things have a nauseous taste, others have an agreeable flavor; flavor is the ...

Google previewAmerican Tract Society Bible Dictionary (2017)

2,299 definitions and 39k cross-references by TruthBeTold Ministry, American Tract Society, William Wilberforce Rand, Edward Robinson

Savor. American. T.S.. An agreeable taste or odor, or that quality of objects which appeals to the sense of smell or of taste, Mat 5:13. The sacrifice a of Noah a and that of Christ a were acceptable to God a, like the odor of a sweet incense a to a ...

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Usage statistics about savor

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun savor:

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb savor:

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Sign language

Deaf Foodies Savor Gourmet Ghetto Tasting Tour in Sign Language

A dozen Deaf Foodies relish the tastes and history of Berkeley's Gourmet Ghetto in a 3 hour tasting tour presented completely in American Sign Language (ASL) ...

Quotes about Savor

Outings are so much more fun when we can savor them through the children's eyes. (Lawana Blackwell)
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Scrabble value of S1A1V4O1R1

The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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