Saporific
Saporific Sap`o*rif"ic, a. [L. sapor taste + facere to make.] Having the power to produce the sensation of taste; producing taste, flavor, or relish. [1913 Webster]

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  • saporific — SAPORÍFIC, Ă, saporifici, ce, adj. (livr.) Care dă gust, savoare. – Din fr. saporifique. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  saporífic adj. m., pl. saporífici; f. sg. saporífică …   Dicționar Român

  • saporific — /sap euh rif ik/, adj. producing or imparting flavor or taste. [1695 1705; < NL saporificus, equiv. to L sapor , s. of sapor SAVOR + i I + ficus FIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • saporific — sap·o·rif·ic …   English syllables

  • saporific — |sapə|rifik adjective Etymology: New Latin saporificus, from Latin sapor savor + i + ficus fic : having the power to produce the sensation of taste …   Useful english dictionary

  • palatable — Synonyms and related words: agreeable, ambrosial, appetizing, comestible, dainty, delectable, delicate, delicious, delightful, eatable, edible, esculent, exquisite, flavorsome, good, good to eat, good tasting, gustable, gusty, juicy, kosher,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sapid — Synonyms and related words: agreeable, ambrosial, appetizing, dainty, delectable, delicate, delicious, delightful, exquisite, flavored, flavorful, flavorous, flavorsome, flavory, good, good to eat, good tasting, gustable, gusty, juicy, likable,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • savory — Synonyms and related words: agreeable, ambrosia, ambrosial, appetizer, appetizing, aromatic, balmy, bonne bouche, cate, choice morsel, comestible, creditable, dainty, decent, decorous, delectable, delicacy, delicate, delicious, delightful,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • taste — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I v. savor; sample. n. flavor; tasting, morsel, sample; predilection, relish, preference; judgment.See taste, choice. II Sense of flavor Nouns 1. taste, tastefulness; good or cultivated taste; delicacy,… …   English dictionary for students

  • Taste — I (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Taste >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 taste taste flavor gust gusto savor Sgm: N 1 gout gout relish Sgm: N 1 sapor| sapor| sapidity Sgm: N 1 twang …   English dictionary for students

  • palatable — [adj] delicious, agreeable acceptable, A OK*, aperitive, appetizing, attractive, cool, copacetic, delectable, delightful, divine, enjoyable, fair, flavorsome, good tasting, heavenly, home cooking*, luscious, mellow, mouthwatering, peachy,… …   New thesaurus

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