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noun flavor pronunciation in American English /ˈfleɪvər/
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  1. 1
    [countable] the particular taste that a food or drink has
    a nutty/spicy/bitter flavor
    a distinctive/delicate/subtle flavor
    have a flavor: The drink has a strong citrus flavor.
    give a flavor: Fresh ginger gives an eastern flavor to the dish.
    1. a.
      [uncountable] a pleasant or strong taste
      This beer has no flavor.
      add flavor: Add flavor to your meal by using more herbs and garlic.
  2. 2
    [singular/uncountable] a particular quality that is typical of something
    I enjoy painting anything that catches the flavor and mood of the country.
    The novel had a distinctly Dickensian flavor.
    1. a.
      an idea of what something is like
      This selection of King’s speeches provide a flavor of his passionate, African-American social gospel.

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