Definitions

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  • adj. Having flavour or taste

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having flavor or taste; yielding a taste.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having flavor or taste; yielding some kind of taste.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. full of flavor

Etymologies

Latin saporius that relishes well, savory, from sapor taste. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • After letting the pipe cool, and then filling it with a favourite blend of mingled Virginia, Perique, and Latakia, our friend asserts that he is blessed with a cool, saporous, and enchanting fumigation which is so fragrant that even his wife has remarked upon it in terms complimentary.

    Plum Pudding Of Divers Ingredients, Discreetly Blended & Seasoned

  • Don't mean to inspire envy, but I have tender roasted beef in a saporous burgundy wine sauce with a side of unadjectived brown rice and vegetables for lunch (also LC, heehee).

    Wired Campus

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