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

Origin of mouthfeel

An Americanism dating back to 1980–85 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of mouthfeel

  • Grating them gives the cake the mouthfeel of shredded coconut.

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British Dictionary definitions for mouthfeel



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