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Definition of savor verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    (savour) verb
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they savor ()savour he / she / it savors ()savours past simple savored ()savoured -ing form savoring ()savouring
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  1. 1savor something to enjoy the full taste or flavor of something, especially by eating or drinking it slowly synonym relish He ate his meal slowly, savoring every mouthful. She took a sip of wine, savoring the fine vintage.
  2. 2savor something to enjoy a feeling or an experience thoroughly synonym relish I wanted to savor every moment. He sat for a few moments,savoring the memory to the full. an opportunity to savor the delights of snowboarding
  3. Phrasal Verbssavor of something

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