- the quality in a substance that affects the sense of taste; savor; flavor.
Origin of sapor
Related Words for saporacidity, aroma, bitterness, essence, extract, gusto, hotness, piquancy, relish, savor, seasoning, smack, tang, tartness, taste, twang, vim, wallop, zest, zing
Examples from the Web for sapor
Historical Examples of sapor
Sapor tried at first the ordinary methods of attack; he battered the walls with his rams, and sapped them with mines.
The vast empire with which Sapor had almost made up his mind to contend was partitioned out into three moderate-sized kingdoms.
It appears that Sapor took offence at the tone of the communication, which was not sufficiently humble to please him.
For it seems certain that the return of Sapor across the Euphrates was not effected without considerable loss and difficulty.
Sapor was, we must suppose, now engaged before Virta, and it is probable that he thought Bezabde strong enough to defend itself.
- rare the quality in a substance that is perceived by the sense of taste; flavour