delicious

adj.
VERBS
be, look, smell, sound, taste

The recipe sounds delicious.

The beef tasted delicious.

ADVERB
incredibly, most, really, truly

The meal was really delicious.

absolutely, quite
rather
PHRASES
delicious and nutritious

Their hens provide them with delicious and nutritious eggs.

Delicious is used with these nouns: ↑accompaniment, ↑aroma, ↑buffet, ↑combination, ↑dessert, ↑dinner, ↑dish, ↑feast, ↑flavour, ↑food, ↑irony, ↑lunch, ↑meal, ↑morsel, ↑recipe, ↑salad, ↑scent, ↑sensation, ↑shiver, ↑smell, ↑snack, ↑starter, ↑taste, ↑treat, ↑warmth

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