delectable delectable  /dɪ ˈlɛk tə bəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) extremely pleasing to the sense of taste
  2. (adj) capable of arousing desire

Usage(s):

  1. She sauntered through life as the most delectable sex symbol of the century and became its most enduring pop confection.
  2. It is a love that the Marquis de Sade would have found delectable.
  3. Through three volumes of well-bred indiscretions Prince Genji proved himself master of the delectable art of making love.

News

  1. Palestinian Foods Tempt Summer Fancy Food Show Attendees in New York

    From the cradle of the Holy Land to New York City’s 2013 Summer Fancy Food Show, comes a rich cultural heritage filled with historic tastes and delectable aromas of authentic Palestinian cuisine. (PRWeb June 17, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10831484.htm
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. La dolce Brooklyn

    Bryan Bedder The dining room at Antica Pesa. On a recent Saturday, Christopher Nicolla enjoyed the same over-the-top Italian hospitality and delectable pasta he had the week before while vacationing in Rome — but he wasn’t in Europe. Nicolla, a 27-year-old menswear designer, dined at Antica Pesa, an Italian restaurant...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: New York Post

  3. Our View: Making the sausage

    When the delicious fragrance of meat casings being cooked over an open fire softly wafts through the air this weekend, don’t be surprised if you think of the Arizona Legislature. In a bad way. Those delectable Polish, Italian or even German bratwurst share only the idea that if people actually saw how the sausage is made, they might not be as hungry. Such is the case for state lawmakers who ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Sierra Vista Herald

Quotes

  1. "The vendors have been at the vanguard of the Red Hook renaissance, and now they have another six years to continue their delectable work," Schumer said Monday in a statement.
    on Mar 10, 2008 By: Charles Schumer Source: Washington Post

  2. "Let me just say, I just work here," Simmons said. "Most of the parenting skills come from the delectable Canadian Ms. Shannon Tweed. And our household is actually run pretty straight ahead. Our responsibility is to protect our kids, supply...
    on Jul 14, 2006 By: Gene Simmons Source: Houston Chronicle

  3. The British designer Stephen Bayley said yesterday: "Mac keeps on raising its game, with the customer's journey times between new products getting faster and faster. Just when you thought there could be nothing more delectable than the 2002 model,...
    on Sep 1, 2004 By: Stephen Bayley Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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