Synonyms & Antonyms of taste

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1 the property of a substance that can be identified by the sense of taste
  • I can't stand the taste of cherry-flavored cough syrup

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2 a small piece or quantity of food
  • I'll just have a taste of your dessert

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3 positive regard for something
  • trying to develop a taste for classical music

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Synonyms of taste (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to come to a knowledge of (something) by living through it
  • an adventurer who has tasted danger and lived to tell the tale

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2 to have a vague awareness of
  • by your language I can taste that something is wrong

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The first known use of taste was in the 14th century

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“Taste.” The Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 14 December 2019.

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