Translation of "savoury" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective UK (US savory) uk us /ˈseɪ.vər.i/ US  /-vɚ-/

Savoury food is salty or spicy and not sweet in taste

savoury dumplings/pancakes 咸汤圆/薄饼

If you say that something is not savoury, you mean that it is not pleasant or socially acceptable

That hotel doesn't have a very savoury reputation. 那家宾馆的声誉不太好。

(Translation of “savoury” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)