saborear(
sah
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boh
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reh
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ahr
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transitive verb
1. (to appreciate the flavor of) 
a. to savor (United States) 
Come más despacio para que puedas saborear la comida bien.Eat more slowly so that you can properly savor the meal.
b. to savour (United Kingdom) 
A diferencia de la comida rápida, hay que saborear esta comida despacio.Unlike fast food, this meal should be savoured slowly.
2. (to perceive the flavor of) 
a. to taste 
Estoy bien congestionado, así que no puedo saborear la sopa.I am really stuffed up, so I can't taste the soup.
3. (to enjoy) 
a. to relish 
El rey saboreaba toda la fama que su triunfo sobre el enemigo le trajo.The king relished all the fame that his triumph over the enemy brought him.
b. to savor (United States) 
Saborea este momento porque solo te vas a graduar de la universidad una vez.Savor this moment because you will only graduate from college once.
c. to savour (United Kingdom) 
La pareja saborearon el atardecer en el último día de su luna de miel.The couple savoured the sunset on the final day of their honeymoon.
saborearse
pronominal verb
4. (to enjoy) 
Él se saboreó pensando el banquete que su madre estaba preparando.He was salivating thinking about the feast that his mother was preparing.
Se saboreaba de poder jactarse de su trabajo nuevo.She relished the thought of being able to brag about her new job.
saborear
transitive verb
1. (también fig) 
a. to savor 
saborear
transitive verb
1 [+comida] (apreciando el sabor) to savour; savor; (EEUU) (probar) to taste;
2 (dar sabor a) to flavour; flavor; (EEUU)
3 (deleitarse con) [+venganza, momento, triunfo, victoria] to relish; savour; savor; (EEUU) [+desgracia ajena] to delight in
saborear el triunfo
pronominal verb
saborearse to smack one's lips (in anticipation)
saborearse algo to relish the thought of sth
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