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taste (n):
a kind of sensing; distinguishing substances by means of the taste buds
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a wine tasting
Related Words: tasting
taste (n):
the faculty of distinguishing sweet, sour, bitter, and salty properties in the mouth
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his cold deprived him of his sense of taste
Related Words: gustation
taste (n):
the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus
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the candy left him with a bad taste.
the melon had a delicious taste
taste (n):
delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values)
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arrogance and lack of taste contributed to his rapid success.
to ask at that particular time was the ultimate in bad taste

Related Word: perceptiveness
taste (n):
a brief experience of something
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he got a taste of life on the wild side.
she enjoyed her brief taste of independence
taste (n):
a strong liking
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my own preference is for good literature.
the Irish have a penchant for blarney

Related Word: preference
taste (n):
a small amount eaten or drunk
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take a taste--you'll like it
taste (v):
experience briefly
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The ex-slave tasted freedom shortly before she died
taste (v):
take a sample of
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Try these new crackers.
Sample the regional dishes

Related Words: sampletrytry out
taste (v):
perceive by the sense of taste
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Can you taste the garlic?
taste (v):
distinguish flavors
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We tasted wines last night
taste (v):
have flavor; taste of something
Related Words: savorsavour
taste (v):
have a distinctive or characteristic taste
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This tastes of nutmeg
Related Words: smack
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