succulent
[ suhk-yuh-luhnt ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
Early 17th century; Latin from Latin succulentus, from succus ‘juice’
Synonyms
  • juicy
  • moist
  • tasty
Antonyms
  • unappetizing
  • dry
Definition
(of food) tender, juicy, and tasty
Example
His favorite part of the luau was digging into the huge, succulent pig that had been roasting all day.
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