- [noun] the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus; "the candy left him with a bad taste"; "the melon had a delicious taste"
Synonyms: taste, taste sensation, gustatory sensation, taste perception
- relish, flavor, flavour, sapidity, savor, savour, smack, tang
- sweet, sweetness, sugariness
- sour, sourness, tartness
- bitter, bitterness
- salt, saltiness, salinity
- astringency, astringence