Savoury

What is Savoury ?

Savoury is (adj) 1. with a salty taste, or other taste which is not sweet I don’t particularly like sweets, I prefer savoury things. 2. not savoury unattractive and un- pleasant The bar doesn’t have a very sa- voury reputation. Seeing all those fat men in the sauna was not a very savoury sight.(noun) a little salty snack They served little savouries with the aperitifs. (NOTE: [all senses] The US spelling is savory.)

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level