What does the word savor mean?

Usage examples for savor

  1. Even base- ball had lost its savor. – Children of the Tenements by Jacob A. Riis
  2. But existence was still rich, still full of savor, so long as a man's will held his grip on men and circumstance. – The Testing of Diana Mallory by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  3. The old house, beyond the Spaniard's Road, save for mice and a faint underlying savor of wood- rot in two rooms, well satisfied the aesthetic sense. – The Freelands by John Galsworthy