Savour

What is Savour ?

Savour is (noun) 1. a characteristic pleasant taste Some Greek soups have a sa- vour of lemon. 2. a feeling of excitement and interest Office life seems to have lost some of its savour for her.(verb) 1. to appreciate or enjoy something He ate slowly, savour- ing his meal. The general stood at the top of the hill, savouring his victory. 2. to sa- vour of to have a suggestion of something bad The whole project savours of tax eva- sion to me. (NOTE: [all senses] The US spell- ing is savor.)

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level