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Search phrase: savour

Plays

 9 result(s).
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Henry VH5 I.ii.251Says that you savour too much of your youth,Sayes, that you sauour too much of your youth,
Henry VH5 I.ii.296His jest will savour but of shallow witHis Iest will sauour but of shallow wit,
King Edward IIIE3 III.iv.51Will make him savour still of this exploit.Will make him sauor still of this exployt.
King LearKL I.iv.233This admiration, sir, is much o'the savourThis admiration Sir, is much o'th'sauour
King LearKL IV.ii.39Filths savour but themselves. What have you done,
PericlesPer IV.vi.108The very doors and windows savour vilely.the very dores and windows sauor vilely,
The TempestTem II.ii.51She loved not the savour of tar nor of pitch,She lou'd not the sauour of Tar nor of Pitch,
The Winter's TaleWT I.ii.421A savour that may strike the dullest nostrilA sauour, that may strike the dullest Nosthrill
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.75Seeming and savour all the winter long:Seeming, and sauour all the Winter long:

Poems

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SonnetsSonn.125.7 For compound sweet, forgoing simple savour, For compound sweet; Forgoing simple sauor,
Venus and AdonisVen.747 Both favour, savour, hue and qualities, Both fauor, sauour, hew, and qualities,

Glossary

 11 result(s).
enjoypossess with delight, take pleasure [in], savour
palatepresent a flavour to, savour of
relishhave a flavour [of], taste, savour
relishtaste, flavour, savour
savourrelish, enjoy, delight [in]
savourflavour, nature, character
savoursmell, stench, stink
savourscent, fragrance, smell
savoursmell, reek, stink
smackshow the characteristics, savour the taste
tastepartake of, savour of

Thesaurus

 7 result(s).
savourpalate
savourenjoy
savourtaste
savourrelish
savourrelish
savour the tastesmack
taste, savour thesmack

Themes and Topics

 1 result(s).
Classical mythology...r&rsquo s years on earth / will make him savour still of this exploit greek leader in...

Words Families

 8 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
SAVORYBASICsee SAVOUR
SAVOURBASICsavour n, savour v, savoury adj
SAVOURPLANTsavory n
SAVOURSTATEsweet-savoured adj
SAVOURNOTunsavoury adj
UNSAVOURYBASICsee SAVOUR
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