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Wordnet 3.0


1. extremely pleasing to the taste; sweet and fragrant;
- Example: "a nectarous drink"
- Example: "ambrosial food"
[syn: ambrosial, ambrosian, nectarous]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nectarous \Nec"tar*ous\, a. Nectareous. --Milton. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

nectarous adj 1: extremely pleasing to the taste; sweet and fragrant; "a nectarous drink"; "ambrosial food" [syn: ambrosial, ambrosian, nectarous]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

50 Moby Thesaurus words for "nectarous": agreeable, ambrosial, bittersweet, candied, dainty, delectable, delicate, delicious, delightful, exquisite, good, good to eat, good-tasting, gustable, gusty, honeyed, honeysweet, juicy, likable, luscious, lush, melliferous, mellifluent, mellifluous, nectareous, nice, of gourmet quality, palatable, pleasing, sacchariferous, sapid, savorous, savory, scrumptious, sour-sweet, succulent, sugarcoated, sugared, sugarsweet, sugary, sweet, sweet and pungent, sweet and sour, sweet as sugar, sweetened, sweetish, syrupy, tasty, toothsome, yummy