Taste

I
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Taste->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ taste
taste
flavor
gust
gusto
savor
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ gout
gout
relish
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ sapor|
sapor|
sapidity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ twang
twang
smack
smatch|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ aftertaste
aftertaste
tang
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ tasting
tasting
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ degustation
degustation
gustation
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ palate
palate
tongue
tooth
stomach
PARAG:Taste->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ taste
taste
savor
smatch
smack
flavor
twang
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ tickle the palate
tickle the palate
&c.(savory) 394
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ smack the lips
smack the lips
PARAG:Taste->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sapid
sapid
saporific
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ gustable|
gustable|
gustatory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ gustful
gustful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ strong
strong
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ palatable
palatable
&c. 394
II
(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Good taste.
<- N
PARAG:Taste->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ taste
taste
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ good taste
good taste
refined taste
cultivated taste
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ delicacy
delicacy
refinement
fine feeling
gust
gusto
tact
finesse
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ nicety
nicety
&c.(discrimination) 465
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ 5
=></<gr/to prepon/gr >/>
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ polish
polish
elegance
grace
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ virtu
virtu
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ dilettantism
dilettantism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ fine art
fine art
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ culture
culture
cultivation
=>(Science of taste)
GRP: \\ N \\ Science of taste
Sgm: \\ N \\ Science of taste \\ aesthetics
aesthetics
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ man of taste
man of taste
&c.???
connoisseur
judge
critic
conoscente
virtuoso
amateur
dilettante
Aristarchus
Corinthian
arbiter elegantiarum
stagirite
euphemist
=>caviare to the general
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ caviare to the general
caviare to the general
=>(Hamlet)
PARAG:Taste->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ appreciate
appreciate
judge
criticise
discriminate
&c. 465
PARAG:Taste->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in good taste
in good taste
cute
tasteful
tasty
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unaffected
unaffected
pure
chaste
classical
attic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cultivated
cultivated
refined
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dainty
dainty
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ aesthetic
aesthetic
artistic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ elegant
elegant
&c. 578
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ euphemistic
euphemistic
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ to one's taste
to one's taste
to one's mind
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ after one's fancy
after one's fancy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ comme il faut
comme il faut
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ tire a quatre epingles
tire a quatre epingles
PARAG:Taste->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ elegantly
elegantly
&c.->Adj.

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Taste — Taste, n. 1. The act of tasting; gustation. [1913 Webster] 2. A particular sensation excited by the application of a substance to the tongue; the quality or savor of any substance as perceived by means of the tongue; flavor; as, the taste of an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • taste — [tāst] vt. tasted, tasting [ME tasten < OFr taster, to handle, touch, taste < VL * tastare, prob. < * taxitare, freq. of L taxare, to feel, touch sharply, judge of, freq. of tangere: see TACT] 1. Obs. to test by touching 2. to test the… …   English World dictionary

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  • taste — [n1] flavor of some quality aftertaste, aroma, bang*, bitter, drive, ginger, jolt, kick*, oomph*, palatableness, piquancy, punch*, relish, salt, sapidity, sapor, savor, savoriness, smack, sour, sting*, suggestion, sweet, tang*, wallop, zest,… …   New thesaurus

  • Taste — (t[=a]st), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tasted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tasting}.] [OE. tasten to feel, to taste, OF. taster, F. tater to feel, to try by the touch, to try, to taste, (assumed) LL. taxitare, fr. L. taxare to touch sharply, to estimate. See… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Taste — Taste, v. i. 1. To try food with the mouth; to eat or drink a little only; to try the flavor of anything; as, to taste of each kind of wine. [1913 Webster] 2. To have a smack; to excite a particular sensation, by which the specific quality or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • taste — ► NOUN 1) the sensation of flavour perceived in the mouth on contact with a substance. 2) the faculty of perceiving this. 3) a small portion of food or drink taken as a sample. 4) a brief experience of something. 5) a person s liking for… …   English terms dictionary

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