Stale and Toothsome


Stale adjective - Used or heard so often as to be dull.

Toothsome is an antonym for stale.

Nearby Words: staled, staling


Toothsome adjective - Very pleasing to the sense of taste.
Usage example: a toothsome chocolate dessert

Stale is an antonym for toothsome.

Nearby Word: tooth
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Stale & Toothsome. N.p., 2016. Web. 08 Jun. 2023. <>.
Toothsome or Stale. 2016. Accessed June 08, 2023.
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