melt in your mouth


melt in your mouth
melt in your mouth phrase
if food melts in your mouth, it becomes soft in your mouth and tastes very good

little savoury biscuits that melt in your mouth

Thesaurus: tasting goodsynonym words used to describe specific tastes and flavourshyponym
Main entry: melt

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melt in your mouth
◇ Food that melts in your mouth is delicious and feels soft or becomes soft when you put it in your mouth.

chocolate candies that melt in your mouth

The fish practically melts in your mouth.

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Main Entry:melt
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melt in your mouth — see melt, 1
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Main Entry:mouth

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ˌmelt in your ˈmouth idiom
(of food) to be soft and very good to eat

They serve steaks that just melt in your mouth.

Main entry:meltidiom

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • melt in the mouth — (of food) to be delicious • • • Main Entry: ↑melt * * * melt in the (or your) mouth (of food) be deliciously light or tender and need little or no chewing my shortbread melts in the mouth | [as adj.] melt in your mouth chicken livers …   Useful english dictionary

  • melt in the mouth — melt in the/(your) mouth if food melts in your mouth, it is soft and tastes very pleasant. This sponge cake just melts in your mouth …   New idioms dictionary

  • melt in one's mouth — {v. phr.} 1. To be so tender as to seem to need no chewing. * /The chicken was so tender that it melted in your mouth./ 2. To taste very good; be delicious. * /Mother s apple pie really melts in your mouth./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • melt in one's mouth — {v. phr.} 1. To be so tender as to seem to need no chewing. * /The chicken was so tender that it melted in your mouth./ 2. To taste very good; be delicious. * /Mother s apple pie really melts in your mouth./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • melt — [melt] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(become liquid)¦ 2¦(disappear)¦ 3¦(become less angry)¦ 4 melt in your mouth 5 melt into somebody s arms/embrace Phrasal verbs  melt away  melt something<=>down  melt into something ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [: Old English; Origin …   Dictionary of contemporary English