Translation of "taste" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun uk /teɪst/ us
FOOD [ C, U ]

B1 the flavour of a particular food in your mouth

tat, lezzet
a sweet/bitter taste
It's got quite a strong taste.

B2 the ability to feel different flavours in your mouth

tat, tat alma, lezzet
When you've got a cold you often lose your sense of taste.
a taste

a small amount of food that you have in order to try it

tadımlık, yudum
Could I have / just a taste of the sauce?

B2 the particular things you like, such as styles of music, clothes, decoration, etc

zevk, haz, hoşlanma
I don't like his taste in music.
It's okay, but it's not really to / my taste.

the ability to judge what is attractive or suitable, especially in things related to art, style, beauty, etc

beğeni, zevk, tad alma, haz duyma
Everything in his house is beautiful - he's got very good taste.
be in good taste

to be acceptable in a way that will not upset or anger people

uygun/hoş/güzel olmak
be in bad/poor taste

to be unacceptable in a way that will upset or anger people

uygunsuz/tatsız/iğrenç olmak
He told a joke about a plane crash which I thought was in rather poor taste.
a taste for sth

when you like or enjoy something

hoşlanma, zevk
I've developed a bit of a taste for opera.
taste of sth

B2 a short experience of something new

yeni bir zevk/tat/beğeni
That was my first taste of Mexican culture.

(Translation of “taste noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)