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Other words for Delicious

Other words for Delicious!

Definition of Delicious

Food that is delicious has a very pleasant taste.

 

Delicious in sentences

  • There’s always a wide selection of delicious meals to choose from. 
  • Pecan nuts are delicious both raw and cooked. 
If you describe something as delicious, you mean that it is very pleasant.
  • There is a delicious irony in all this. 
  • Oh! that delicious feeling of surprise.

Other words for Delicious

  • Acceptable
  • Agreeable
  • Ambrosial
  • Ambrosia
  • Amiable
  • Amusing
  • Appealing
  • Great
  • Appetizing
  • Balmy
  • Blissful
  • Boon
  • Canny
  • Captivating
  • Congenial
  • Cool
  • Delectable
  • Delightful
  • Delightsome
  • Delish
  • Delish (informal)
  • Desirable
  • Divine
  • Engaging
  • Enjoyable
  • Enticing
  • Exquisite
  • Extremely pleasant/enjoyable
  • Felicitous
  • Finger-licking
  • Flavorful
  • Flavorful
  • Flavorful
  • Flavorsome
  • Glad
  • Glorious
  • Good
  • Goodly
  • Good-tasting
  • Graceful
  • Gratifying
  • Heartwarming
  • Heavenly
  • Inviting
  • Jocund
  • Jolly
  • Joyous
  • Juicy
  • Lipid
  • Likable
  • Lovely
  • Lovesome
  • Luscious
  • Marvelous
  • Mellow
  • Moreish
  • Mouth-watering
  • Neat
  • Nectarous
  • Nummy
  • Nutty
  • Palatable
  • Peachy
  • Peng
  • Piquant
  • Pleasant
  • Pleasing
  • Pleasurable
  • Pretty
  • Quaint
  • Rapturous
  • Ravishing
  • Rich
  • Rico
  • Sainted
  • Sapid
  • Satisfactory
  • Savory
  • Savory
  • Scented
  • Scrummy
  • Scrumptious
  • Slick
  • Smooth
  • Snazzy
  • Succulent
  • Sweet
  • Tasty
  • Toothsome
  • Unobjectionable
  • Very palatable
  • Well
  • Winsome
  • Yummy (informal)

Delicious synonyms with Examples

List 1

  • Acceptable

She had continued her classes and was somehow maintaining acceptable grades.

  • Agreeable

He’s a very agreeable young man. Traffic is one of the less agreeable aspects of city life.

  • Ambrosial

Quaffing nectar at mess with gods golden dishes, all ambrosial.

  • Ambrosian

He tasted only ambrosia, sweet beyond imagination.

  • Amiable

She had an amiable personality, always ready with a kind word and a smile.

  • Amusing

He’s one of the most amusing people I know.

  • Appealing

It was even less appealing in the dark of the storm.

  • Appetizing

Appetizing smells from the kitchen greeted the guests.

  • Balmy

The weather was balmy, adding to the enjoyment of the day.

  • Blissful

blissful bright smile was fixed on the baby’s broad face with its toothless open mouth.

  • Boon

You owe me a boon,” she said.

  • Canny

The people of the town are honest, industrious, and very canny.

  • Captivating

His eyes were captivating, by far the most attractive feature in his darkly handsome face.

  • Congenial

We studied in the congenial atmosphere of the library.

  • Cool

She woke to a cool dawn.

  • Delectable

It was only, he assures us, at spare moments that he returned to the House Beautiful, the Delectable Mountains and the Enchanted Ground.

  • Delightful

It was a delightful surprise

  • Delightsome

His manor was so fair and so delightsome.

  • Delish

We have just had a lovely day in the garden, quite HOT and sunny – simply delish!

List 2

  • Desirable

It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for the law, so much as for the right.

  • Engaging

His laugh was sudden and short, engaging the dimple.

  • Enjoyable

He spent an enjoyable afternoon at the park.

  • Enticing

He asked her to go back to Houston with him, enticing her with rides on the beach – and love all night.

  • Exquisite

In the middle of the table sat an exquisite fall floral arrangement.

  • Extremely pleasant/enjoyable

He spent an enjoyable afternoon at the park.

  • Felicitous

His arguments were felicitous, and his choice of language was the theme of constant admiration.

  • Finger-licking

The five-spice flavored chicken feet, however, are fingerlicking good.

  • Flavorful

The ocean’s calming rhythm and flavorful breeze made the beach more bearable.

  • Flavorous

She served a Flavorous stew to her friends.

  • Flavorful

Each Starbucks coffee is a flavorful reflection of its land of origin.

  • Flavorsome

The flesh was tender but not particularly flavorsome.

  • Glad

I’m glad you saved me the trouble.

  • Glorious

He had a long and glorious military career.

List 3

  • Good

She is such a good seamstress. It was a good thing they were going home tomorrow.

  • Goodly

“it was a goodly city as large as London.”

  • Good-tasting

I thought that was not in good taste.

  • Graceful

She was a graceful young woman with delicate features.

  • Gratifying

It is gratifying my dear, that you are sufficiently astute to recognize my skill and superiority.

  • Heartwarming

The movie is a heartwarming story about a boy and his dog.

  • Heavenly

It was a heavenly day. He is such a lofty, heavenly soul!

  • Inviting

Thank you for inviting me to your home.

  • Jocund

Within a few months, he was his usual jocund self, and growing like an aurochs.

  • Jolly

Dear me, how jolly we are!” said Rostov laughing.

  • Joyous

The result was celebrated by joyous festivities in all the East.

  • Juicy

They like juicy fruit to eat as well as people, and they are hungry.

List 4

  • Likable

She’s very, very likable, and I’m thrilled to have her.

  • Lovely

I looked my lovely future wife in the eye.

  • Lovesome

This lovesome day abounds with legends.

  • Luscious

So also, if well-swelled and luscious fruits, such as strawberries, are required, there must be no parching at the roots.

  • Marvelous

Heaven is a perfectly marvelous place.

  • Mellow

He was in a mellow mood.

  • Moreish

It was delicious and very moreish and one which I’ll try to recreate at home.

  • Mouth-watering

The prices are very affordable and the descriptions are mouthwatering.

  • Neat

The handwriting on the letter was neat and feminine.

  • Nectarous

It is a smooth luscious port with nectarous overtones.

  • Nummy

There are recipes for green tomatoes that I’ve heard are quite nummy.

  • Nutty

It’s another of his nutty ideas.

  • Palatable

The snapper is at once the handsomest and most palatable of a good variety of sea fish

  • Peachy

They were so human, their coloring peachy, the skin delicate.

  • Peng

A corruption crackdown has netted officials with ties to top leaders such as Li Peng, but no one close to Jiang has been implicated.

  • Piquant

He served the fish with a piquant sauce.

  • Pleasant

Pleasant as it was, they had to go back.

List 5

  • Pleasing

The architectural style is dignified and pleasing in design and proportions.

  • Pleasurable

It was going to be much more pleasurable than she imagined.

  • Pretty

Your aunt and uncle seem pretty fond of you.

  • Quaint

His gentle courtesy and quaint speech won my heart.

  • Rapturous

Her face shone with rapturous joy.

  • Ravishing

That was the first time he had ever neglected to tell her how ravishing she was.

  • Rich

There are a lot of rich people in this city.

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