To taste something is to put it in your mouth and try to taste it. You might taste a food to see if it's safe to eat or you might taste a new perfume to see if it smells good.

  • He tasted the food to make sure it was safe to eat.

  • She tasted the perfume to see if it smelled good.

Definition of tasted


To sample the flavor of something orally.


To have a taste; to excite a particular sensation by which flavour is distinguished.


To experience.


To take sparingly.


To try by eating a little; to eat a small quantity of.


To try by the touch; to handle.

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Example Sentences for tasted

  • 1

    The chips are crispy and have a sweet taste.

  • 2

    It is sweet and tastes like green apples, similar in taste to pucker.

  • 3

    The caramel colored poultry is appetizing and the taste is sweet.

  • 4

    The meat on these scallops is very small but the taste is sweet.

  • 5

    Where the sweet taste of CinnaMon is the winna mon.

  • 6

    The raw root is moderately sweet and tastes like the turnip.

  • 7

    Saliva both interacts and protects the taste receptors in the mouth.

  • 8

    Whole foods startle with new tastes and imagination.

  • 9

    I do not like tang but like only sweet tastes.

  • 10

    The pulp is the edible part of the fruit and has a soft sweet taste.