Splendid; delectable: "Normandy . . . where the bosky landscape is enchanting [and the pen] inadequate to describe the scrumptious food and wine" Daily Telegraph. See Synonyms at delicious.
[Perhaps alteration of sumptuous.]
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ThesaurusLegend: Synonyms Related Words AntonymsAdj. 1. scrumptious - extremely pleasing to the sense of taste
delectable, pleasant-tasting, toothsome, yummy, delicious, luscious
tasteful - having flavor
I remember when I was younger, stuff tasted better
mark taste-isn't-subjective-on-the-tongue Bailey