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Talent, tried and proved and acclaimed, is too strong for us; we continue its savorless round, against all our inward protest.

Organized charity is a sapid and savorless thing; its place among moral agencies is no higher than that of root beer.

He saw that the mere sale of drawings would be a savorless success, if it bereft him of this plain-speaking but just friend.

For the time being life was savorless, and ambition had gone out like a snuffed candle.

Mr. Royce knew a few of them, too, and introduced me to them, but I found their talk somehow flat and savorless.

There was not a laugh left in all the sad world that had abruptly grown old, and savorless.

When mutton is two years old, the meat is flabby, pale and savorless.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-13c., from Old French savor "flavor, taste; sauce, seasoning; delight, pleasure," from Latin saporem (nominative sapor) "taste, flavor," related to sapere "to have a flavor" (see sapient).

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