Dictionary.com

mouthfeel

[ mouth-feel ]
/ ˈmaʊθˌfil /
Save This Word!

noun

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

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON AFFECT VS. EFFECT!

In effect, this quiz will prove whether or not you have the skills to know the difference between “affect” and “effect.”
Question 1 of 7
The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of mouthfeel

An Americanism dating back to 1980–85
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

British Dictionary definitions for mouthfeel

mouthfeel
/ (ˈmaʊθˌfiːl) /

noun

the texture of a substance as it is perceived in the mouththe wine has a good mouthfeel
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Learning At Home Just Got Easier!