savorily
adverb see savory I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Savorily — Sa vor*i*ly, adv. In a savory manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • savorily — v(ə)rə̇lē, li adverb Etymology: Middle English, from savory (I) + ly 1. : in a relishing manner : with appetite would eat our plain food savorily Charles Lamb 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • savorily — See savory1. * * * …   Universalium

  • savorily — sa·vor·i·ly …   English syllables

  • savory — I. adjective also savoury Date: 13th century having savor: as a. piquantly pleasant to the mind < a savory collection of essays > b. morally exemplary ; edifying < his reputation was anything but savory > c. pleasing to the sense of taste… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • savoriness — See savorily. * * * …   Universalium

  • savory — savory1 savorily, adv. savoriness, n. /say veuh ree/, adj., savorier, savoriest, n., pl. savories. adj. 1. pleasant or agreeable in taste or smell: a savory aroma. 2. piquant: a savory jelly. 3 …   Universalium

  • unsavorily — un·savorily …   English syllables

  • savory — savory1 [sā′vər ē] adj. savorier, savoriest [ME savouri < OFr savouré, pp. of savourer, to taste < savour, SAVOR] 1. pleasing to the taste or smell; appetizing 2. pleasant, agreeable, attractive, etc. 3. morally acceptable; respectable 4 …   English World dictionary

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