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 for Delicious
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Delicious \De*li"cious\, a. [OF. delicieus, F. d['e]licieux, L.
     deliciosus, fr. deliciae delight, fr. delicere to allure. See
     Delight.]
     1. Affording exquisite pleasure; delightful; most sweet or
        grateful to the senses, especially to the taste; charming.
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              Some delicious landscape.             --Coleridge.
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              One draught of spring's delicious air. --Keble.
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              Were not his words delicious?         --Tennyson.
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     2. Addicted to pleasure; seeking enjoyment; luxurious;
        effeminate. [Obs.]
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              Others, lastly, of a more delicious and airy spirit,
              retire themselves to the enjoyments of ease and
              luxury.                               --Milton.
  
     Syn: Delicious, Delightful.
  
     Usage: Delicious refers to the pleasure derived from certain
            of the senses, particularly the taste and smell; as,
            delicious food; a delicious fragrance. Delightful may
            also refer to most of the senses (as, delightful
            music; a delightful prospect; delightful sensations),
            but has a higher application to matters of taste,
            feeling, and sentiment; as, a delightful abode,
            conversation, employment; delightful scenes, etc.
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                  Like the rich fruit he sings, delicious in
                  decay.                            --Smith.
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                  No spring, nor summer, on the mountain seen,
                  Smiles with gay fruits or with delightful green.
                                                    --Addison.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  delicious
      adj 1: greatly pleasing or entertaining; "a delightful
             surprise"; "the comedy was delightful"; "a delicious
             joke" [syn: delightful, delicious]
      2: extremely pleasing to the sense of taste [syn: delectable,
         delicious, luscious, pleasant-tasting, scrumptious,
         toothsome, yummy]
      n 1: variety of sweet eating apples

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  98 Moby Thesaurus words for "delicious":
     OK, ace-high, adorable, agreeable, ambrosial, amusing, appetizing,
     bad, bang-up, bonzer, boss, bully, but good, charming, choice,
     comestible, cool, corking, crackerjack, dainty, dandy, darling,
     delectable, delicate, delightful, ducky, eatable, edible,
     enchanting, engaging, enjoyable, entertaining, esculent, exquisite,
     fab, fascinating, fine and dandy, flavorful, flavorsome, gear,
     good, good to eat, good-tasting, great, groovy, gustable, gusty,
     heavenly, heavy, hot, hunky-dory, jam-up, juicy, just dandy, keen,
     kosher, likable, luscious, lush, marvy, mean, mouth-watering, neat,
     nectareous, nectarous, nice, nifty, nobby, of gourmet quality,
     okay, out of sight, palatable, peachy, peachy-keen, pleasant,
     pleasing, pleasurable, rare, ripping, rum, sapid, savorous, savory,
     scrumptious, slap-up, smashing, solid, something else, spiffing,
     spiffy, stunning, succulent, swell, tasty, toothsome, tough,
     wizard, yummy
  
  

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