What does the word toothsome mean?

Usage examples for toothsome

  1. Now came a dozen farles of cake, crisp and toothsome, from the girdle, and three large scones raised with yeast. – The Lilac Sunbonnet by S.R. Crockett
  2. Faith she plants In her own firmness as our midway road: Which rightly Youth has read, though blindly read; Her essence reading in her toothsome goad; Spur of bright dreams experience disenchants. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. The rolls were brown and toothsome, the butter, in thick corrugated spirals, was of a delicious golden colour, cold and crisp. – Jennie Baxter, Journalist by Robert Barr