flavorous

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj flavorous full of flavor
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: There are coffee flavored PEZ
    • a Flavorous Imparting flavor; pleasant to the taste or smell; sapid.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Five Jell-O flavors that flopped: celery, coffee, cola, apple, andchocolate.
    • flavorous Pleasant to the taste or smell; savory.
    • flavorous Having a particular flavor or quality.
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Quotations

  • Eleanor Roosevelt
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    “If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.”
  • J. M. Synge
    J. M. Synge
    “In a good play every speech should be as fully flavored as a nut or apple.”
  • William Cowper
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    “Variety's the very spice of life, that gives it all its flavor.”

Usage

In literature:

It has a most delicious flavor.
"Among the Mushrooms" by Ellen M. Dallas and Caroline A. Burgin
The berry is sometimes a little dry, but the flavor is sweet and fine.
"On the Trail" by Lina Beard and Adelia Belle Beard
Marion, their leader, as a rule, ate hominy and potatoes and drank water flavored with a little vinegar.
"Stories of Later American History" by Wilbur F. Gordy
Percival supposed so, and wondered where old Fordham got his tea, and whether that was fine-flavored too.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 22, August, 1878" by Various
They itch at his ears, they have flavor and reality.
"The Last Harvest" by John Burroughs
Its tenderness and flavor, size and cheapness, were the themes of universal admiration.
"Christmas" by Various
Altruism is flavored with a desire for approbation.
"Little Journeys To The Homes Of Great Teachers" by Elbert Hubbard
The heads are large, very solid, tender when cooked, and of excellent flavor.
"Cabbages and Cauliflowers: How to Grow Them" by James John Howard Gregory
Most of the pine nuts have a resinous flavor, but as a class they are so rich and sweet that this is not disagreeable.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the" by Various
It is tossed with the salad and dressings, to which it imparts its flavor.
"Salads, Sandwiches and Chafing-Dish Dainties" by Janet McKenzie Hill
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In poetry:

of fan-wings, a bright black-
and-yellow wagtail; at Dulver-
ton on the moor, the flavor
of the hot toasted teacake
"Exmoor" by Amy Clampitt
Let mine be the freshening power
Of rain on grass, of dew on flower;
The fertilizing song be mine,
Nut-flavored, racy, keen as wine.
"A Prelude" by Maurice Thompson
So strong a hold on human thought
Has this glad day that seasons all the year
With the rich flavoring of hearty cheer,
It ne'er shall be forgot.
"Christmas-Tide" by Hattie Howard
" Its flavor when cooked is more exquisite far
Than mutton, or oysters, or eggs:
(Some think it keeps best in an ivory jar,
And some, in mahogany kegs
"The Hunting Of The Snark " by Lewis Carroll
The Caliph patted Hassan's head
"Slave, thou hast spoken well," he said,
"And won thy master's favor.
Yes; since what happened t' other morn
The salmon of the Golden Horn
Might have a doubtful flavor.
"A Poem Served To Order" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
There are words so delicious their sweetness will smother
That boarding-school flavor of which we're afraid,
There is "lush"is a good one, and "swirl" is another,—
Put both in one stanza, its fortune is made.
"A Familiar Letter" by Oliver Wendell Holmes

In news:

I like the flavors of coconut, guava, mango, and papaya, and yo-ho-ho-and-a-bottle-of-rum is quite OK by me, too.
The gelato, all made in the Scarsdale store, comes in 267 flavors, which rotate every few days.
Ricki's Cookie Corner aims to give baked goods a homemade look and flavor.
The new products include several seasonal flavored, gluten free and organic options.
Perhaps it's a jab at Molson Coors for that gross tea-flavored beer we posted about last month, but Anheuser-Busch has recently debuted something called a Lime-A-Rita.
It's a down under flavor with a little twist.
Mussels steamed in wine with shallots, garlic, and lots of parsley and oven-fried pommes frites flavored with herbes de Provence.
Trying to End 'Jerky Shame' With Gourmet Flavors.
This isn't jerky-flavored potato chips, or thin crispy pieces of beef jerky .
Roasting tomatoes and shallots gives them a rich meaty flavor that's fantastic with the blue cheese–studded beef tenderloin here.
The lightest beers won't add much flavor to your recipe, while a really dark beer (such as stout) might overpower other flavors.
The fresh sockeye salmon has a full-flavored, crab-like flavor because this fish dines mostly on small crustaceans such as krill.
FlavourVision, a new program by Givaudan Flavours has predicted the top flavors and flavor trends for 2007.
Because heating beer damages its flavor (really, any pasteurized food is going to have its flavor marred, but when the choice is between illness or flavor changes, the answer is obvious).
The jasmine-type rice is so fragrant that no other flavoring is needed, but options are given if you choose to flavor it.
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In science:

Flavor- and/or CP-violating interactions can only be studied using precision measurements at highest luminosity.
The Physics Case for an e^+ e^- Super B-Factory
It has been argued that for quark matter, even with unequal quark masses, in the Color-Flavor Locked (CFL) phase in which all the three flavors and colors are paired, quark matter is automatically charge neutral and no electrons are required .
Cooling of a New Born Compact Star with QCD Phase Transition
These new and impressive results on a variety of sub jects were split into six general categories: Multi-Quark States, Heavy Ion Interactions, Core QCD, Heavy Flavors, Top and Higgs, and New Phenomena Searches.
Experimental Summary of Rencontres du Moriond 2004 on QCD and High Energy Interactions
Flavor separated parton densities are extracted in a NLO QCD fit using neutral and charged current HERA I data.
H1 QCD analysis of inclusive cross section data
Results of the studies of Flavor Changing Neutral Current(FCNC) processes are summarized in table 3. “J” is the technique based on likelihood-ratio and modified Frequentist’s approach, used to set limits on the Higgs mass from measurements at LEP, by Junk .
Rare Kaon Decays - a review of results
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