The Definition of Sapid

sapid1Occasionally, words or phrases will make it the top 10 list of Google Trends that make you sit back and go “hmm… why is that word popular?”  This would be one of those cases.  You’ll find within the top 10 list of Google trends the word Sapid, and even moreso, the people searching for Sapid definition.

Obviously, we would never see this particular phrase at the top of Google Trends unless it had substantial search volume associated with it.  However, I cannot find any reason for this phrase to be so popular other than coincidence.

The Definition of Sapid

sap·id (spd) adj.

a. Perceptible to the sense of taste; having flavor.
b. Having a strong pleasant flavor; savory.
2. Pleasing to the mind; engaging.

sapid [ˈsæpɪd] adj

1. having a pleasant taste
2. agreeable or engaging
[from Latin sapidus, from sapere to taste]
sapidity [səˈpɪdɪtɪ], sapidness n

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