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Definition of Flavor


  1. That quality of anything which affects the smell; odor; fragrances; as, the flavor of a rose.
  2. That quality of anything which affects the taste; that quality which gratifies the palate; relish; zest; savor; as, the flavor of food or drink.
  3. That which imparts to anything a peculiar odor or taste, gratifying to the sense of smell, or the nicer perceptions of the palate; a substance which flavors.
  4. That quality which gives character to any of the productions of literature or the fine arts.
  5. To give flavor to; to add something (as salt or a spice) to, to give character or zest.

Flavor Quotations

I had a stick of CareFree gum, but it didn't work. I felt pretty good while I was blowing that bubble, but as soon as the gum lost its flavor, I was back to pondering my mortality.
Mitch Hedberg

Pastry is different from cooking because you have to consider the chemistry, beauty and flavor. It's not just sugar and eggs thrown together. I tell my pastry chefs to be in tune for all of this. You have to be challenged by using secret or unusual ingredients.
Ron Ben-Israel

If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.
Eleanor Roosevelt

Variety's the very spice of life, That gives it all its flavor.
William Cowper

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
Truman Capote
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Flavor Translations

flavor in Dutch is op smaak brengen, kruiden
flavor in German is Geschmack, Aroma {n}
flavor in Portuguese is sabor
flavor in Spanish is aroma
flavor in Swedish is smak