Adjective "Flavorless" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˈfleɪvələs/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'The danger is of subsiding into a world of flavourless, colourless euphemism, leaving behind the robustness of good English.'
  2. 'When the food finally arrived it was flavourless and unimaginative.'

Definitions

1. taste, especially the distinctive taste of something as it is experienced in the mouth.

2. a substance or extract that provides a particular taste; flavoring.

3. the characteristic quality of a thing: He captured the flavor of the experience in his book.

4. a particular quality noticeable in a thing: language with a strong nautical flavor.

5. Physics. any of the six labels given to the distinct kinds of quark: up, down, strange, charm, bottom, and top.

6. Archaic. smell, odo

More examples(as adjective)

"powders can be flavorless."

Origin

(flavor)