Definition of "flavour" []

  • Chiefly British Variant of flavor. (noun)
  • Taste perceived in food or liquid in the mouth (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • A substance added to food, etc, to impart a specific taste (noun)
  • A distinctive quality or atmosphere; suggestion (noun)
  • A type or variety (noun)
  • A property of quarks that enables them to be differentiated into six types: up, down, strange, charm, bottom (or beauty), and top (or truth) (noun)
  • To impart a flavour, taste, or quality to (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "flavour" in a sentence
  • "This leg of lamb was cooked off the bone, unlike traditional methods, but the potential loss in flavour is more than made up for with a black olive and fresh oregano rub inside and out."
  • "She wanted something that would act as a catalyst to change within the dish, what she calls a "flavour bomb.""
  • "Drink from the right glass - all the depth and complexity of what we call flavour actually comes from the aroma rather than the taste of food and drink."