Origin of toothsome
Examples from the Web for toothsome
Just by the smell of them your mind's eye pictured them coming from the oven—crisp brown circlets, crumbly, toothsome, delectable.Cheerful--By Request|Edna Ferber
What about biscuits, so light and fragrant and toothsome that the butter is glad to meet them?The Wolf's Long Howl|Stanley Waterloo
On Claudit's side the sentiment might be explained by an appetite for toothsome eating.The Surprises of Life|Georges Clemenceau
Think what self-restraint they must exercise while gazing upon the toothsome infants that congregate at the circus!
She holds her knife in her right hand, and in the other a crust of bread with her toothsome morsel on it.Child Life In Town And Country|Anatole France