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adjective delicious pronunciation in American English /dɪˈlɪʃəs/
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  1. 1
    with a very pleasant taste or smell
    This sauce is delicious with fish or vegetables.
    The fruit tasted delicious.
    absolutely/simply/quite delicious: The cheese is soft and white and absolutely delicious.
  2. 2
    mainly literary very pleasant or enjoyable
    There was a delicious breeze on the front porch.
    She felt a delicious floating sensation.

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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