[ mouth-feel ]
/ ˈmaʊθˌfil /
the tactile sensation a food gives to the mouth: a creamy mouthfeel.
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Origin of mouthfeel
An Americanism dating back to 1980–85
Words nearby mouthfeel
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British Dictionary definitions for mouthfeel
/ (ˈmaʊθˌfiːl) /
the texture of a substance as it is perceived in the mouththe wine has a good mouthfeel
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