Delectable vs Succulent - What's the difference?

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As adjectives the difference between delectable and succulent

is that delectable is pleasing to the taste; delicious while succulent is juicy or lush.

As nouns the difference between delectable and succulent

is that delectable is something fitting the above description while succulent is a succulent plant (such as cactus).

delectable

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Pleasing to the taste; delicious.
  • Synonyms

    * See also , yummy, good

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Something fitting the above description.
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    succulent

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • juicy or lush
  • interesting or delectable
  • (botany) having fleshy leaves or other tissues that store water
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • a succulent plant (such as cactus)