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aftertaste

af·ter·taste

aftertaste

 
pronunciation:
aef tr teIst
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a lingering sensation, usu. of taste, sometimes continuing after its cause is gone.
I don't like the aftertaste of those soft drinks.
definition 2: the feeling that lingers after an experience, esp. an unpleasant one, is over.
The love affair left him with a bitter aftertaste.
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