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tasteful

taste·ful

tasteful

pronunciation:
teIst fl
features:
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: demonstrating good taste.
tasteful attire
synonyms:
cultured, discerning, discriminating, polite, proper, refined, understated
antonyms:
cheap, distasteful, gaudy, loud, tacky, tasteless, vulgar
similar words:
chic, comme il faut, decorous, elegant, fitting, gracious, respectable, sophisticated, subtle, tactful
definition 2: full of flavor; tasty.
a tasteful meal
synonyms:
delicious, flavorful, savory, tasty
antonyms:
savorless, tasteless
similar words:
appetizing, delectable, palatable, scrumptious, toothsome, yummy
derivations: tastefully (adv.), tastefulness (n.)
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The word tasteful contains the following part: