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foretastenoun [C]

 us   /ˈfɔrˌteɪst, ˈfoʊr-/
an ​experience that ​lets you ​know in ​advance what something will be like: Her ​job as an ​intern during the ​summer gave her a foretaste of the ​world of ​work.
(Definition of foretaste from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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foretastenoun [S]

uk   /ˈfɔː.teɪst/  us   /ˈfɔːr-/
something that gives you an ​idea of what something ​else is like by ​allowing you to ​experience a ​smallexample of it before it ​happens: a foretaste of ​spring The ​recentfactoryclosures and ​joblosses are just a foretaste of the ​recession that is to come.
(Definition of foretaste from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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