HyperDic: tasting

English > 3 senses of the word tasting:
NOUNcognitiontastinga small amount (especially of food or wine)
acttasting, tastea kind of sensing
acttasting, savoring, savouring, relishing, degustationtaking a small amount into the mouth to test its quality
tasting > pronunciation
Soundstey'stihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > tasting: 3 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA small amount (especially of food or wine).
Category offinish(wine tasting) the taste of a wine on the back / back of the tongue (as it is swallowed)
BroadersampleA small part of something intended as representative of the whole / whole
Spanishdegustación, paladeo
Catalandegustació
Verbstastetake a sample of
English > tasting: 3 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningA kind of sensing; distinguishing substances by means of the taste buds.
Example"a wine tasting"
Synonymtaste
Broadersensing, perceptionBecoming aware of something via the senses
Spanishcata, degustación
Catalandegustació, tast
Verbstasteperceive by the sense of taste
tastehave a distinctive or characteristic taste / taste / taste
English > tasting: 3 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningTaking a small amount into the mouth to test its quality.
Synonymssavoring, savouring, relishing, degustation
Broadereating, feedingThe act of consuming food
Spanishdegustación, paladeo
Catalandegustació
Verbstastetake a sample of

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