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noun

English Meaning(s) for 味

noun
  1. (sense of) taste
  2. counter for food, drink, medicine, etc.

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

These messages have to be read between the lines.
The butter tasted sour.
I don't like the taste of onions.
This yogurt tastes strange.
The apple tastes sweet.

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