noun The distinctive taste of a food or drink. (the yogurt comes in eight fruit flavors) An indication of the essential character of something. (the extracts give a flavor of the content and tone of the conversation) A kind, variety, or sort. (various flavors of firewall are evolving) A quantized property of quarks that differentiates them into at least six varieties (up, down, charmed, strange, top, bottom).
verb Alter or enhance the taste of (food or drink) by adding a particular ingredient. (chunks of chicken flavored with herbs)