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Word: savory

Definition: pleasant in taste; tasty; pleasing, attractive, or agreeable; Ex. savory reputation


Sentences Containing 'savory'

They were hungry, and the smell of the roasted kid was very savory, and your tars are not very ceremonious.
However, a warm savory steam from the kitchen served to belie the apparently cheerless prospect before us.
Dropping his spade, he thrust both hands in, and drew out handfuls of something that looked like ripe Windsor soap, or rich mottled old cheese; very unctuous and savory withal.

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