The definition of flavor is the taste of something, or a substance added to give taste.(noun)
An example of a flavor is pistachio in ice cream.
Flavor is defined as to add a specific taste to something.(verb)
An example of to flavor is to add chili powder to a stew.
See flavor in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME flavour, an odor, altered (by analogy with savour, savor) < OFr flaur < VL *flator, odor < L flatare, to blow, freq. of flare, blow (see blast), prob. infl. by foetor, foul odor
See flavor in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English flavour, aroma
Origin: , from Old French flaor
Origin: , from Vulgar Latin *flātor
Origin: , from Latin flāre, to blow; see bhlē- in Indo-European roots.
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