Meaning of “acquired taste” in the English Dictionary

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"acquired taste" in American English

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acquired tastenoun [ C ]

/əˈkwɑɪərd ˈteɪst/

something that you may not like at first, but begin to like after you have tried it:

You can try drinking it, although it's something of an acquired taste.

(Definition of “acquired taste” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)