1. The sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus (synset 105723230)
    "the candy left him with a bad taste"; "the melon had a delicious taste"
  2. A strong liking (synset 107513449)
    "my own preference is for good literature"; "the Irish have a penchant for blarney"
  3. Delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values) (synset 105757616)
    "arrogance and lack of taste contributed to his rapid success"; "to ask at that particular time was the ultimate in bad taste"
  4. A brief experience of something (synset 107302729)
    "he got a taste of life on the wild side"; "she enjoyed her brief taste of independence"
  5. A small amount eaten or drunk (synset 107594444)
    "take a taste--you'll like it"
  6. The faculty of distinguishing sweet, sour, bitter, and salty properties in the mouth (synset 105666071)
    "his cold deprived him of his sense of taste"
  7. A kind of sensing;
    Distinguishing substances by means of the taste buds (synset 100884380)
    "a wine tasting"
  1. Have flavor;
    Taste of something (synset 202198732)
  2. Perceive by the sense of taste (synset 202195992)
    "Can you taste the garlic?"
  3. Take a sample of (synset 201197832)
    "Try these new crackers"; "Sample the regional dishes"
  4. Have a distinctive or characteristic taste (synset 202198941)
    "This tastes of nutmeg"
  5. Distinguish flavors (synset 202197438)
    "We tasted wines last night"
  6. Experience briefly (synset 200598456)
    "The ex-slave tasted freedom shortly before she died"

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