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Turkish translation of “taste”

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taste

noun
 
 
/teɪst/
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.Flavours and tastes
ABILITY [U] 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.Flavours and tastesThe senses in general
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?Food - general wordsWords meaning small pieces and amounts
WHAT YOU LIKE [C, U] 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.Liking
ART/STYLE ETC [U] 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.Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
be in good taste to be acceptable in a way that will not upset or anger people
uygun/hoş/güzel olmak
Polite and respectfulPolite and respectful
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.Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for badRude and cheekyRelating to sex and sexual desire
a taste for sth when you like or enjoy something
hoşlanma, zevk
I've developed a bit of a taste for opera.Liking
taste of sth B2 when you do or experience something new for a short time
yeni bir zevk/tat/beğeni
That was my first taste of Mexican culture.Testing, checking and experimenting
Translations of “taste”
in Korean 맛, 미각, 취향…
in Arabic طَعْم, مَذاق, ذَوق…
in French goût, goûter (à)…
in Italian gusto, sapore…
in Chinese (Traditional) 味道, 味覺, 少許,一點…
in Russian вкус…
in Polish smak, gust, upodobanie…
in Spanish sabor, gusto, prueba…
in Portuguese gosto, sabor, paladar…
in German der Geschmack, die Kostprobe…
in Catalan gust…
in Japanese 味, 味覚, 好み…
in Chinese (Simplified) 味道, 味觉, 少许,一点儿…
(Definition of taste noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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