Definition of savour
What does the word savour mean?
part of speech: noun
Characteristic taste, flavour, relish. or (now rare) smell, power to affect the taste (lit. or fig.); quality suggestive, perceptible admixture, suspicion, smack, of (a not unpleasing s. of preciosity); hence savourless a. (Vb) appreciate or perceive the lit. or fig. taste of (archaic); give flavour to (rare); smack, offer suggestion, suggest presence, of (the offer savours of impertinence). [old French]