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taste

taste

 
 
pronunciation:
teIst
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: tasted, tastes, tasting
definition 1: to tell the flavor of something by putting it into your mouth.
She tasted the soup to see if it needed more salt.
similar words:
bite, chew, eat, sense
definition 2: to have a particular flavor.
This milk tastes sour.
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the flavor of something.
Chocolate has a sweet taste.
definition 2: a small amount of a food.
She had a taste of cake.
synonyms:
bite
similar words:
bit, crumb, drop, piece, sample, slice
definition 3: the ability to know what is beautiful and good.
She has good taste in music.
similar words:
discrimination, fineness, polish, style
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