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Synonyms for taste
teɪst

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Wiktionary

  1. tastenoun

    Synonyms:
    smatch, smack

  2. tastenoun

    To sample the flavor of something orally.

    Synonyms:
    smatch, smack

  3. tastenoun

    To have a taste.

    The chicken tasted great.

    Synonyms:
    smack, smatch

  4. tasteverb

    To experience.

    Synonyms:
    smack, smatch

Princeton's WordNet

  1. taste, taste sensation, gustatory sensation, taste perception, gustatory perceptionnoun

    the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus

    "the candy left him with a bad taste"; "the melon had a delicious taste"

    Synonyms:
    perceptiveness, taste sensation, appreciation, mouthful, sense of taste, gustatory perception, predilection, gustatory sensation, taste perception, preference, tasting, gustation, gustatory modality, penchant, discernment

  2. preference, penchant, predilection, tastenoun

    a strong liking

    "my own preference is for good literature"; "the Irish have a penchant for blarney"

    Synonyms:
    taste perception, predilection, appreciation, taste sensation, druthers, perceptiveness, tasting, gustation, gustatory perception, penchant, preference, sense of taste, orientation, discernment, gustatory sensation, gustatory modality, mouthful

  3. taste, appreciation, discernment, perceptivenessnoun

    delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values)

    "arrogance and lack of taste contributed to his rapid success"; "to ask at that particular time was the ultimate in bad taste"

    Synonyms:
    taste perception, savvy, predilection, appreciation, taste sensation, perceptiveness, insight, tasting, gustation, gustatory perception, perceptivity, hold, penchant, judgement, sagaciousness, preference, sense of taste, admiration, discretion, apprehension, grasp, understanding, judgment, discernment, sagacity, gustatory sensation, gustatory modality, mouthful

  4. tastenoun

    a brief experience of something

    "he got a taste of life on the wild side"; "she enjoyed her brief taste of independence"

    Synonyms:
    perceptiveness, taste sensation, appreciation, mouthful, sense of taste, gustatory perception, predilection, gustatory sensation, taste perception, preference, tasting, gustation, gustatory modality, penchant, discernment

  5. taste, mouthfulnoun

    a small amount eaten or drunk

    "take a taste--you'll like it"

    Synonyms:
    perceptiveness, taste sensation, appreciation, mouthful, sense of taste, gustatory perception, predilection, gustatory sensation, taste perception, preference, tasting, gustation, gustatory modality, penchant, discernment

  6. taste, gustation, sense of taste, gustatory modalitynoun

    the faculty of distinguishing sweet, sour, bitter, and salty properties in the mouth

    "his cold deprived him of his sense of taste"

    Synonyms:
    perceptiveness, taste sensation, appreciation, mouthful, sense of taste, gustatory perception, predilection, gustatory sensation, taste perception, preference, tasting, gustation, gustatory modality, penchant, discernment

  7. taste, tastingverb

    a kind of sensing; distinguishing substances by means of the taste buds

    "a wine tasting"

    Synonyms:
    taste perception, predilection, appreciation, taste sensation, perceptiveness, tasting, gustation, gustatory perception, penchant, savouring, preference, sense of taste, savoring, degustation, discernment, gustatory sensation, gustatory modality, mouthful, relishing

  8. taste, savor, savourverb

    have flavor; taste of something

    Synonyms:
    bask, smack, enjoy, try, sample, savour, try out, relish, savor

  9. tasteverb

    perceive by the sense of taste

    "Can you taste the garlic?"

    Synonyms:
    try, smack, savor, try out, savour, sample

  10. sample, try, try out, tasteverb

    take a sample of

    "Try these new crackers"; "Sample the regional dishes"

    Synonyms:
    attempt, examine, stress, adjudicate, strain, audition, essay, seek, savour, assay, try, prove, test, try on, smack, hear, experiment, try out, sample, judge, render, savor

  11. smack, tasteverb

    have a distinctive or characteristic taste

    "This tastes of nutmeg"

    Synonyms:
    smack, sample, try, thwack, savour, try out, peck, smell, reek, savor

  12. tasteverb

    distinguish flavors

    "We tasted wines last night"

    Synonyms:
    try, smack, savor, try out, savour, sample

  13. tasteverb

    experience briefly

    "The ex-slave tasted freedom shortly before she died"

    Synonyms:
    try, smack, savor, try out, savour, sample

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tasteverb

    Synonyms:
    try the flavor of, test by the tongue

  2. tasteverb

    Synonyms:
    experience, perceive, feel

  3. tasteverb

    Synonyms:
    try the flavor

  4. tasteverb

    Synonyms:
    smack, savor, have a smack or flavor

  5. tasteverb

    Synonyms:
    have perception, have experience

  6. tastenoun

    Synonyms:
    flavor, relish, savor, zest, gusto, GOÛT

  7. tastenoun

    Synonyms:
    dash, infusion, admixture, sprinkling, tincture

  8. tastenoun

    Synonyms:
    sense of taste

  9. tastenoun

    Synonyms:
    fondness, liking, partiality

  10. tastenoun

    Synonyms:
    discernment (of beauty or excellence), judgment (of propriety), nice perception

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How to use taste in a sentence?

  1. Kiyomi Kai:

    Back then, Japan didn't have as many supermarkets or vending machines as it does today. Shoppers bought drinks at mom and pop stores, so Otsuka made an effort to reach out to people and familiarize them with Pocari's taste and function.

  2. Martin Yangirelmar:

    We teach them traditional skills at an early age so at least they'll remember their heritage when they've left, all these children will go to the larger Yap Island to study, staying with relatives and then eventually traveling further away in the future for work once they get a taste of Western culture.

  3. Mary Beth Sodus:

    Most cravings are emotional, and there's a difference between emotional hunger and actual hunger, they hit people above the neck as a taste for something, not actual hunger.

  4. Air France CEO Frederic Gagey:

    It seems like a nasty joke, this is behavior which is in extremely bad taste.

  5. Mark Christmann:

    I hope it tastes good, i mean it could be strange. I’d be alright with that. But as long as it doesn’t taste slimy or, like, overly crunchy.

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