US: /dɪˈɫɪʃəs/
UK: /dɪlˈɪʃəs/

English Vietnamese dictionary

delicious /di'liʃəs/
  • tính từ
    • thơm tho, ngon ngọt, ngọt ngào
      • delicious smell: mùi thơm ngon, mùi thơm phưng phức
    • vui thích, khoái

Advanced English dictionary

+ adjective
1 having a very pleasant taste or smell: Who cooked this? It's delicious. + a delicious alternative to cheese + This dish is delicious with cream.
2 (literary) extremely pleasant or enjoyable: the delicious coolness of the breeze + A delicious shiver of excitement ran through his body.
deliciously adverb: deliciously creamy soup + The cream felt deliciously cool on my hot skin.

Thesaurus dictionary

1 delectable, luscious, ambrosial, savoury, mouth-watering, toothsome; choice, flavourful, tasty, appetizing, palatable, Colloq scrumptious; Slang yummy:
Larry's fried chicken is quite delicious.
2 enjoyable, delightful, pleasurable, pleasing, pleasant, choice, enchanting, fascinating; agreeable, charming, engaging; amusing, entertaining:
I heard the most delicious bit of gossip about the Browns.

Collocation dictionary


be, look, smell, sound, taste
The recipe sounds delicious. The beef tasted delicious.


most, really, truly
The meal was really delicious.
| absolutely, quite | rather

Concise English dictionary

+variety of sweet eating apples
+greatly pleasing or entertaining
+extremely pleasing to the sense of taste