mouthfeel

[ mouth-feel ]
/ ˈmaʊθˌfil /

noun

the tactile sensation a food gives to the mouth: a creamy mouthfeel.

Nearby words

  1. mouth-to-mouth resuscitation,
  2. mouth-watering,
  3. mouthbreeder,
  4. mouthbrooder,
  5. mouthed,
  6. mouthful,
  7. mouthing,
  8. mouthpart,
  9. mouthpiece,
  10. mouthwash

Origin of mouthfeel

An Americanism dating back to 1980–85

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British Dictionary definitions for mouth feel

mouthfeel

/ (ˈmaʊθˌfiːl) /

noun

the texture of a substance as it is perceived in the mouththe wine has a good mouthfeel
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