Synonyms
Antonyms

1. acquired

adjective. ['əˈkwaɪɝd'] gotten through environmental forces.

Synonyms

  • noninheritable

Antonyms

  • inherited
  • patrimonial

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Rhymes with Acquired Taste

  • misplaced
  • interlaced
  • displaced
  • disgraced
  • unplaced
  • retraced
  • replaced
  • lambaste
  • foretaste
  • embraced
  • distaste
  • encased
  • defaced
  • debased
  • traced
  • spaced
  • placed
  • graced
  • erased
  • braced
  • waste
  • waist
  • raced
  • paste
  • paced
  • laced
  • haste
  • faced
  • chaste
  • chased

Sentences with acquired-taste


1. Noun Phrase
It has an acquired taste and smell that is enjoyed in Jewish and Scandinavian cuisine.

2. Noun Phrase
The slightly bitter flavor of Brussels sprouts, however, is often an acquired taste.

2. taste

verb. ['ˈteɪst'] have flavor; taste of something.

Synonyms

  • savor
  • smack

Antonyms

  • depreciation
  • terseness
  • verboseness

Etymology

  • tasten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • taster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. taste

noun. ['ˈteɪst'] the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus.

Synonyms

  • bitterness
  • finish
  • sense impression
  • sour
  • tartness
  • relish
  • esthesis
  • flatness
  • tang
  • gustatory perception
  • savour
  • sensation
  • astringency
  • sapidity
  • gustatory sensation
  • taste sensation
  • sugariness
  • salinity
  • sourness
  • sweet
  • taste perception
  • nip
  • bitter
  • sweetness
  • astringence
  • aesthesis
  • flavour
  • smack
  • flavor
  • savor
  • salt
  • sense experience
  • mellowness
  • sense datum

Antonyms

  • sweet
  • unsoured
  • good-natured
  • fragrant

Etymology

  • tasten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • taster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. taste

noun. ['ˈteɪst'] a strong liking.

Synonyms

  • liking
  • predilection
  • penchant
  • weakness
  • preference

Antonyms

  • nonastringent
  • good nature
  • sugarless
  • sour

Etymology

  • tasten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • taster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. taste

verb. ['ˈteɪst'] perceive by the sense of taste.

Synonyms

  • perceive
  • savor
  • comprehend

Antonyms

  • unpleasant
  • unpleasantness
  • nastiness
  • disagreeableness

Etymology

  • tasten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • taster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. taste

verb. ['ˈteɪst'] take a sample of.

Synonyms

  • degust
  • try out
  • ingest
  • have
  • take in
  • consume
  • take
  • sample

Antonyms

  • tolerable
  • unresentful
  • painless
  • joyful

Etymology

  • tasten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • taster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. taste

noun. ['ˈteɪst'] delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values).

Synonyms

  • appreciation
  • virtu
  • style
  • trend
  • discernment
  • vertu
  • tasteful
  • perceptiveness
  • delicacy
  • discrimination
  • discretion
  • vogue
  • tasteless
  • culture
  • secernment

Antonyms

  • tasteless
  • sweeten
  • harmonious
  • activeness

Etymology

  • tasten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • taster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. taste

noun. ['ˈteɪst'] a brief experience of something.

Antonyms

  • astringent

Etymology

  • tasten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • taster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. taste

noun. ['ˈteɪst'] the faculty of distinguishing sweet, sour, bitter, and salty properties in the mouth.

Synonyms

  • sense of taste
  • gustation
  • exteroception
  • sense modality
  • sensory system
  • modality

Antonyms

  • continue
  • start
  • middle
  • refrain

Etymology

  • tasten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • taster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. taste

verb. ['ˈteɪst'] experience briefly.

Synonyms

  • experience
  • live

Antonyms

  • salty
  • hotness
  • pleasant

Etymology

  • tasten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • taster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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