flavour flavour

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people
  2. (n) (physics) the six kinds of quarks
  3. (n) the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth
  4. (v) lend flavor to

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Usage(s):

  1. In sum: Holbrooke needs to have an IranPakistanIndiaAfghanistan summit: with a decided indigenous flavour and not another American solution.
  2. First it was the spices and gold that gave the region its flavour.
  3. I cannot help feeling that this new England is lacking in character, in zest, gusto, flavour, bite, drive, originality, and that this is a serious weakness.

News

  1. McCormick Canada's Club House Comes to the Rescue this Pickling and Jamming Season

    Nothing pleases friends and family more than the great taste of homemade preserves. Capture the peak flavour of fresh summer fruits and vegetables with Club House No Cook Freezer Jam and Club House Pickling ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. The Power of Preservation Evaluated via Seward's Stomacher® Laboratory Blenders

    Assessing the Antimicrobial Effectiveness Without the Flavour of Vinegar and Red Wine Worthing, UK – Seward Ltd’s Stomacher® laboratory paddle blender range has recently been used in a research project to investigate the effectiveness of fish and chip vinegar in preserving fresh catfish fillets using concentrations of vinegar that are effective, but do not over power the flavour1 ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. Brazil’s Coffee Growers Accelerate Harvesting After Dry Weather

    Coffee growers in Brazil, the world’s largest producer, accelerated harvesting of this year’s crop as dry weather returned to producing regions this week, according to Rio de Janeiro-based broker Flavour Coffee.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

Quotes

  1. Forsyth said he came here for "the flavour, the odour, of a pretty washed-up, impoverished, failed west African mangrove swamp". "I thought, what is the most disastrous part of west Africa, and by a mile, it's Guinea-Bissau. If you drive...
    on Mar 4, 2009 By: Frederick Forsyth Source: Independent

  2. "I really hope that my men will make the most of the support from Argentina's fans, the people in the stadium," Maradona said. "I hope they can make the most of that so they can excel and improve. My players will then have the flavour of...
    on Jun 12, 2010 By: Diego Maradona Source: Toronto Sun

  3. "Each edition of the Olympic Games brings its own flavour and touch to what is now well over a century of modern Olympic history," Rogge said. "The brand launched today by London 2012 is, I believe, an early indication of the dynamism,...
    on Jun 4, 2006 By: Jacques Rogge Source: 940 News

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