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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Very pleasing to the taste; delicious.

Usage examples (38)
  • To be overcome by the fragrance of flowers is a delectable form of defeat.
  • It was a "delectable" country -- yes, that was the meaning of the word that had puzzled her ....
  • The delectable Miss Haynes
  • Swift half visions of her loveliness – of certain delectable details of her face or figure flitted always before him. for more
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