AskDefine | Define delicious

Dictionary Definition

delicious adj
1 greatly pleasing or entertaining; "a delightful surprise"; "the comedy was delightful"; "a delicious joke" [syn: delightful]
2 extremely pleasing to the sense of taste [syn: delectable, luscious, pleasant-tasting, scrumptious, toothsome, yummy] n : variety of sweet eating apples

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Pronunciation

Adjective

delicious (: more delicious, : most delicious)
  1. Pleasing to taste; tasty.

Translations

pleasing to taste

Derived terms

Extensive Definition

Delicious is a term meaning "highly pleasing or delightful", normally in the context of flavour.
It can also refer to a number of things, including the following:

References

delicious in Yiddish: געשמאק

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