delicious

adjective

Dialects

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Origin

Middle English (also in the sense ‘characterized by sensuous indulgence’): via Old French from late Latin deliciosus, from Latin deliciae (plural) ‘delight, pleasure’.

Pronunciation

  • delicious /dɪˈlɪʃəs/