savour Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “savour” in the English Dictionary

"savour" in British English

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savourverb [T]

UK (US savor) uk   /ˈseɪ.vər/  us   /-vɚ/
to ​enjoyfood or an ​experienceslowly, in ​order to ​enjoy it as much as ​possible: It was the first ​chocolate he'd ​tasted for over a ​year, so he savoured every ​mouthful.
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savournoun [S or U]

UK literary (US savor) uk   /ˈseɪ.vər/  us   /-vɚ/
pleasure and ​interest: She ​felt that ​life had ​lost most of ​its savour. a ​smell or ​taste, ​especially a ​pleasant one
(Definition of savour from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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