HyperDic: sense_of_taste

English > 1 sense of the expression sense of taste:
NOUNcognitionsense of taste, taste, gustation, gustatory modalitythe faculty of distinguishing sweet, sour, bitter, and salty properties in the mouth
English > sense of taste: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe faculty of distinguishing sweet, sour, bitter, and salty properties in the mouth.
Example"his cold deprived him of his sense of taste"
Synonymstaste, gustation, gustatory modality
Broaderexteroceptionsensitivity to stimuli originating outside of the body
modality, sense modality, sensory systemA particular sense
Spanishgustación, gusto, sentido del gusto
Catalangust

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