Relish meaning

rĕlĭsh
Relish is defined as to take pleasure in something.

An example of relish is to get enjoyment from playing sports.

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Relish is a pickled mixture made of different vegetables or the enjoyment of something.

An example of relish is a condiment of chopped pickles that people often put on hot dogs.

An example of relish is the enjoyment of scrap booking.

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To give spice or flavor to.
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To have a pleasing or distinctive taste.
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A trace or touch (of some quality); hint or suggestion.

A relish of malice in his action.

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Distinctive or characteristic flavor.

A relish of garlic in the stew.

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An appetizing flavor; pleasing taste.
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Anything that gives pleasure, zest, or enjoyment; attractive quality.
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To give flavor.
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To enjoy; like.
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To taste or have the flavor (of something)
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To have a pleasing taste.
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A pleasing taste; flavor that gratifies the palate; hence, enjoyable quality; power of pleasing.
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Savor; quality; characteristic tinge.
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A taste for; liking; appetite; fondness.
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That which is used to impart a flavor; specifically, something taken with food to render it more palatable or to stimulate the appetite; a condiment.
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A cooked or pickled sauce, usually made with vegetables or fruits, generally used as a condiment.
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In a wooden frame, the projection or shoulder at the side of, or around, a tenon, on a tenoned piece.
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Shakespeare.

Had I been the finder-out of this secret, it would not have relished among my other discredits.

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Woodward.

A theory, which, how much soever it may relish of wit and invention, hath no foundation in nature.

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To give a relish to; to cause to taste agreeable, to make appetizing. [from 16th c.]
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To taste or eat with pleasure, to like the flavor of; to take great pleasure in. [from 16th c.]

He relishes their time together.

I don't relish the idea of going out tonight.

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Origin of relish

  • Alteration of Middle English reles taste from Old French something remaining from relaissier to leave behind release

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Variant of relese, with assimilation to -ish.

    From Wiktionary