Definition of Savoring

1. Noun. Taking a small amount into the mouth to test its quality. "Cooking was fine but it was the savoring that he enjoyed most"

Exact synonyms: Degustation, Relishing, Savouring, Tasting
Generic synonyms: Eating, Feeding
Derivative terms: Degust, Savor, Savour, Taste



Definition of Savoring

1. Verb. (present participle of savor) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Savoring

1. savor [v] - See also: savor

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Savoring

saviour siblings
saviouress
saviours
saviourship
savoir-faire
savor
savored
savorer
savorers
savorier
savories
savoriest
savorily
savoriness
savorinesses
savoring (current term)
savorless
savorlessness
savorly
savorous
savorously
savors
savour
savoured
savourer
savourers
savourier
savouries

Literary usage of Savoring

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1. A Greek Grammar for Schools and Colleges by Herbert Weir Smyth (1916)
"... (least common and savoring of an easy-going style) the substantive takes no article before it, because it would have none if the attributive were ..."

2. A Treatise on Wills by Thomas Jarman, Joseph Fitz Randolph, William Talcott (1880)
"[~By the older authorities the act was held to] extend to every description of property savoring of the realty: as, the Property privilege by a grant from ..."

3. The American and English Encyclopedia of Law by John Houston Merrill, Charles Frederic Williams, Thomas Johnson Michie, David Shephard Garland (1890)
"In such case the court may with perfect propriety carry out the intention provided the personalty savoring of realty is sufficient to pay the legacies to ..."

4. The American and English Encyclopedia of Law by John Houston Merrill, Thomas Johnson Michie, Charles Frederic Williams, David Shephard Garland (1886)
"... as being against public policy and savoring of maintenance.1 A right of action to recover damages for an injury to property, real or personal, may, ..."

5. A Treatise on the Law of Larceny and Kindred Offenses Such as Adulteration by Stewart Rapalje (1892)
"Things savoring of the realty; derelict property, etc. 46. Animals. 47. Larceny of one's own property. 48. Larceny of property jointly owned. cj 40. ..."

6. My Rambles in the Enchanted Summer Land of the Great Northwest During the (1882)
"the romance weavers do—savoring of poetry and a dear old-fashioned affection that somehow shuns the great cold palaces, and shrinks away from the mysterious ..."

7. A Manual of Equity Jurisprudence: For Practitioners and Students, Founded on by Josiah William Smith, Edward Chase Ingersoll (1878)
"... and the personalty savoring of realty is sufficient for the payment of legacies to individuals, and though the will does not throw the legacies to ..."

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