- The definition of scrumptious is something really delicious, appetizing or attractive to the taste.
An example of something that would be described as scrumptious is a delicious and decadent dessert.
A scrumptious looking desert.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Origin: altered from sumptuous
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Origin: Perhaps alteration of sumptuous.
- scrumpˈtious·ly adverb
- scrumpˈtious·ness noun