melt in your mouth


melt in your mouth
melt in (your) mouth to be soft and creamy.

The outside of the cake is just a little crisp and the center just melts in your mouth.


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  • 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 * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • melt in your mouth — if food melts in your mouth, it becomes soft in your mouth and tastes very good little savoury biscuits that melt in your mouth …   English dictionary

  • melt in your mouth — fine bread or pastry, food with a fine texture    Aunt Carol s muffins are so good! They just melt in your mouth! …   English idioms

  • melt in your 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

  • butter wouldn't melt in your mouth —    If you say that someone looks as if butter wouldn t melt in their mouth,you mean that they look completely innocent, but that they are capable of doing unpleasant things.     The boy who stole the purse looked as if butter wouldn t melt in his …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • 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