Definitions of relish

  1. To have a pleasing taste; to give pleasure; to have a flavour.
  2. To taste or eat with pleasure; to like the flavor of; to partake of with gratification; hence, to enjoy; to be pleased with or gratified by; to experience pleasure from; as, to relish food.
  3. To give a relish to; to cause to taste agreeably.
  4. To give flavor to; as, salt relishes meat; to like the taste of; enjoy; as, he relishes a good story.
  5. To like the taste of: to be pleased with.
  6. To like the taste of; be pleased with.
  7. To like the taste of; enjoy.
  8. To have a pleasing or appetizing taste; to give gratification; to have a flavor.
  9. To have a pleasing taste.
  10. To have an agreeable taste: to give pleasure.
  11. To have a pleasant taste.
  12. derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in; " She relished her fame and basked in her glory"
  13. To yield or have a flavor, especially an agreeable flavor.
  14. To give an agrecable taste to; to like the taste of; to be gratified with the enjoyment of.
  15. To have a taste or liking for; to be gratified with the enjoyment or use of; to have a pleasing taste.
  16. the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth
  17. vigorous and enthusiastic enjoyment
  18. A pleasing taste; flavor that gratifies the palate; hence, enjoyable quality; power of pleasing.
  19. Savor; quality; characteristic tinge.
  20. A taste for; liking; appetite; fondness.
  21. That which is used to impart a flavor; specifically, something taken with food to render it more palatable or to stimulate the appetite; a condiment.
  22. The projection or shoulder at the side of, or around, a tenon, on a tenoned piece.
  23. A taste or preference; a fondness; as, a relish for adventure; flavor, especially when pleasing; something taken with food to give it flavor.
  24. An agreeable peculiar taste or quality: enjoyable quality: power of pleasing: inclination or taste for: appetite: just enough to give a flavor: a sauce.
  25. A pleasing taste; flavor; inclination.
  26. Flavor; a pleasing taste, in food or drink.
  27. Something that relishes; a slight savory dish.
  28. Sensation of flavour; taste; taste which pleases; appreciation; liking; delight; power of appreciating; power of pleasing; a small quantity just perceptible; a sauce.
  29. Enjoyment of food in taste and flavour; something taken with food to increase the pleasure of eating; that which gives pleasure; the enjoyment given by anything; savour; zest; gusto.