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Greatly pleasing to the taste; delectable. See Synonyms at delicious.

[Perhaps alteration of sumptuous.]

scrump′tious·ly adv.
scrump′tious·ness n.
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Adv.1.scrumptiously - so as to produce a delightful taste; "I bought some more of these deliciously sweet peaches"
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Non meat-eating customers will also have the choice of Rutter's new Chipotle Black Bean Veggie Burger along-side freshly prepared veggies and the scrumptiously prepared grilled cheese "buns.
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Once done the aubergine will be scrumptiously soft and infused with the curry paste, but they should keep their shape.
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The inside of the diaper, which lies against baby's skin, is a scrumptiously soft microchamois which is 100% hypo-allergenic and no-pill.
Poor Katie, we only have to look at her journey from week one's Doctor Who-type android performing We Are The Champions, through the scrumptiously likeable Marilyn Monroe singing from Jungle Book, to last week's Gaga, to understand why she's been having anxiety attacks and sleepless nights all week.
Both remained of the excellent standard we had become accustomed to during the evening and were served with a scrumptiously light vanilla ice cream.
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