savor

All Noun Verb
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  • Life for him had lost its savor, for he had met his master. Cited from The Big-Town Round-Up, by William MacLeod Raine
  • He who has savored it once, he knows what joy it can give.
  • The task he was engaged upon seemed suddenly to have lost its savor. Cited from Burned Bridges, by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • The whole story of his later days has a strong savor of legend. Cited from Among My Books, by James Russell Lowell
  • But for me life has lost its savor, and I have no wish to last so long. Cited from A Crystal Age, by W. H. Hudson
  • Perhaps, order being the great end, anything savoring of confusion was thought out of place. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine Vol. XVII. No. 101. May, 1876, by Various
  • And this desire being vain, I can find no savor in anything else. Cited from Amiel's Journal, by Henri Frederic Amiel, Tr. Ward
  • But when one first issues from the house at breakfast time it is at its highest savor. Cited from Mince Pie, by Christopher Darlington Morley
  • All the other acts of this assembly savored of the same spirit. Cited from The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol. I, Part F, by David Hume
  • He himself will soon have forgotten -- will have become as salt that has lost its savor. Cited from The Poet's Poet, by Elizabeth Atkins
  • Oh that the savor of it may last through the week! Cited from The Biography of Robert Murray M'Cheyne, by Andrew A. Bonar
  • How pleasant it is to find that such devoted instruments have left such a good savor behind them! Cited from Memoir and Diary of John Yeardley, Minister of the Gospel,John Yeardley
  • It was her first taste of success, and the savor was very sweet. Cited from A Daughter of To-Day, by Sara Jeannette Duncan (AKA Mrs. Everard Cotes)
  • But his business had lost its savor, just as his soul had lost its slowly-won serenity. Cited from Burned Bridges, by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • We can make them a savor of life unto life, or of death unto death. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 9, No. 55, May, 1862, by Various
  • They were old letters that savored of a former century. Cited from Une Vie, by Guy de Maupassant
  • He began again, deliberately, with an attempt to keep his mind on the savor of his food. Cited from Birthright, by T.S. Stribling
  • But it would seem to savor of respect of persons to choose one who is less good for a higher position. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part II-II (Secunda Secundae), by Thomas Aquinas
  • She delighted in details, leaving one wondering why others never saw or savored them.
  • We heard no gun save that of the bittern, which savored more of love than war. Cited from See America First, by Orville O. Hiestand
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Meaning of savor

  • verb Taste appreciatively
    savor the soup
  • verb Give taste to