leave a bad taste in someone's mouth

Definition of leave a bad taste in someone's mouth

  1. :  to make someone feel bad or disgusted The whole experience left a bad taste in my mouth.

Word by Word Definitions

leaveplay
  1. :  bequeath, devise

    :  to have remaining after one's death

    :  to cause to remain as a trace or aftereffect

  1. :  permission to do something

    :  authorized especially extended absence from duty or employment

    :  an act of leaving :  departure

  1. :  leaf

  1. :  failing to reach an acceptable standard :  poor

    :  unfavorable

    :  not fresh :  spoiled

  1. :  something that is bad

    :  an evil or unhappy state

    :  fault

  1. :  badly

tasteplay
  1. :  to become acquainted with by experience

    :  to ascertain the flavor of by taking a little into the mouth

    :  to eat or drink especially in small quantities

  1. :  test

    :  the act of tasting

    :  a small amount tasted

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

mouthplay
  1. :  the natural opening through which food passes into the body of an animal and which in vertebrates is typically bounded externally by the lips and internally by the pharynx and encloses the tongue, gums, and teeth

    :  grimace

    :  an individual requiring food

  1. :  speak, pronounce

    :  to utter bombastically :  declaim

    :  to repeat without comprehension or sincerity


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