Synonyms of flavour in English:

flavour


See definition of flavour

noun

1‘the slightly sweet flavour of prosciutto’

SYNONYMS

taste, savour, tang, relish, palate

rare sapor

2‘salami can give extra flavour to spaghetti sauces’

SYNONYMS

flavouring, seasoning, tastiness, tang, tanginess, interest, relish, bite, piquancy, pungency, savour, smack, spice, spiciness, sharpness, zest, raciness, edge

informal zing, zip, punch

ANTONYMS

blandness

3‘the tournament had a strong international flavour’

SYNONYMS

character, quality, feel, feeling, ambience, atmosphere, aura, air, mood, aspect, tone, tenor, complexion, style, stamp, property

element, vein, strand, streak

spirit, essence, soul, nature, heart

informal vibe

4‘this excerpt will give a flavour of the report’

SYNONYMS

impression, indication, suggestion, hint, taste, nuance


verb

1‘many cuisines use spices to flavour their foods’

SYNONYMS

add flavour to, add flavouring to, season, add herbs to, add seasoning to, add spices to, add piquancy to, ginger up, enrich, enliven, liven up

informal spike, pep up


Phrases

    flavour of the month

      ‘he's flavour of the month in Tinseltown’

      SYNONYMS

      all the rage, the latest thing, the fashion, the trend, in vogue, in demand, in great demand

      informal

      a flash in the pan, a one-hit wonder

      informal

      hot, in, cool

      British informal, dated

      all the go