Synonyms of delicious in English:

delicious


See definition of delicious

adjective

1‘a delicious meal’

SYNONYMS

mouth-watering, appetizing, tasty, flavoursome, flavourful, delectable, toothsome, inviting, very enjoyable, very palatable

succulent, luscious, rich, sweet

savoury, piquant

informal scrumptious, delish, scrummy, yummy, yum-yum

British informal moreish

North American informal finger-licking, nummy

literary ambrosial

rare ambrosian, nectareous, nectarean, flavorous, sapid

ANTONYMS

inedible, unpalatable

2‘a delicious languor was stealing over her’

SYNONYMS

delightful, exquisite, delectable, lovely, pleasurable, extremely enjoyable, extremely pleasant

informal glorious, heavenly, divine

ANTONYMS

unpleasant, horrible