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noun (countable) and (uncountable)
  1. One of the sensations produced by the tongue in response to certain chemicals often confused and/or mixed somewhat with smelling. The primary sensations classified as taste are: sweet, sour, bitter, salty and umami.
  2. (countable) and (uncountable): A person"s generic, implicit set of preferences, especially esthetic, though also culinary, sartorial, etc.
Dr. Parker has good in wine.
  1. (uncountable): a metaphorical usage to describe having a small amount of experience with something that gives a sense of its quality as a whole.
w:Voltaire, Voltaire is quoted to have said "I tasted in her arms the delights of paradise".
w:Livy, Livy is quoted to have said "they had not yet tasted the sweetness of freedom"
verb (tast, ing)
  1. (transitive) To sample the flavor of something orally.
  2. (intransitive) To have a .
The chicken tasted great.

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