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na adjective, noun

English Meaning(s) for 味

na adjective, noun
  1. flavor; flavour; taste
  2. charm; style
  3. experience
  4. smart; clever; witty; strange

Definition and Synonyms for 味

Flavour the six kinds of quarks
Synonyms: 匂い, 匂う, 口当たり, , , 味覚, 風情
Piquant attracting or delighting
Synonyms: ,
Taste a kind of sensing
Synonyms: テイスト, テースト, 口当たり, , , 味覚, 嗜好, 好み, 好み, 好む, 後味, , 風情
Witty combining clever conception and facetious expression
Synonyms: , , , , 滑稽洒脱, 軽妙, 軽妙洒脱
Piquant engagingly stimulating or provocative
Synonyms: , , 辛い, 辛い, 辛い
Tasteful having or showing or conforming to good taste
Synonyms: おしゃれ, , , 小意気, 心憎い, 洒落た, 洒落る, 瀟洒, 風流
Taste the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus
Synonyms: テイスト, テースト, , , 味覚
Taste distinguishing substances by means of the taste buds
Synonyms: テイスト, テースト, 口当たり, , , 味覚, 嗜好, 好み, 好み, 好む, 後味, , 風情

Meanings for each kanji in 味

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Categories 味 is a member of

Sensing becoming aware of something via the senses
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Sense Datum an unelaborated elementary awareness of stimulation
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Form a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 味

Sample Sentences for 味

The meat tastes bad.
This tastes like tea.
The milk tastes sour.
These grapes taste sour.
This old fish has a strange taste.

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