Definitions For Taste


  • A kind of sensing; distinguishing substances by means of the taste buds
  • The faculty of distinguishing sweet, sour, bitter, and salty properties in the mouth
  • The sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus
  • Delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values)
  • A brief experience of something
  • A strong liking
  • A small amount eaten or drunk
  • The sweet, sour, bitter, or salty quality of a thing that you can sense when it is in your mouth : the flavor that you can taste when you eat or drink something
  • The ability to notice or recognize flavors when you eat or drink : the ability to taste things
  • A small amount of food or drink that you have in order to see how it tastes


  • Experience briefly
  • Take a sample of
  • Perceive by the sense of taste
  • Distinguish flavors
  • Have flavor; taste of something
  • Have a distinctive or characteristic taste
  • To have a particular taste
  • To sense the flavor of (something that you are eating or drinking)
  • To put a small amount of (food or drink) in your mouth in order to find out what its flavor is

Is Taste a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Taste is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 5 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Taste in a Sentence

  • The pie tasted too sweet.
  • The wine tastes like vinegar.
  • She said there was garlic in the sauce, but I couldn't really taste it.
  • The wine had a slightly bitter taste.
  • She likes the taste of apples and cinnamon.
  • I detected a strong taste of ginger in the sauce.

Synonyms for Taste

Antonyms for Taste

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