Translation of "taste" - English-Polish dictionary

taste

noun uk us /teɪst/
FOOD [ C, U ]

B1 the flavour of a particular food in your mouth

smak
a sweet/bitter taste
It's got quite a strong taste.
ABILITY [ U ]

B2 the ability to feel different flavours in your mouth

smak
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

odrobina na spróbowanie
Could I have just a taste of the sauce?
WHAT YOU LIKE [ C, U ]

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

gust, upodobanie
I don't like his taste in music.
It's okay, but it's not really to my taste.
ART/STYLE ETC [ U ]

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

gust
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

być w dobrym guście lub tonie
be in bad/poor taste

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

być w złym guście lub tonie
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

upodobanie do czegoś
I've developed a bit of a taste for opera.
taste of sth

B2 when you do or experience something new for a short time

zetknięcie z czymś , smak czegoś
That was my first taste of Mexican culture.

(Translation of “taste noun” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)