5 letter word starting with tas

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
tasco noun A kind of clay for making melting pots.
tasse noun A piece of armor for the thighs, forming an appendage to the ancient corselet.
taste verb t. To try by the touch; to handle; as, to taste a bow., To try by the touch of the tongue; to perceive the relish or flavor of (anything) by taking a small quantity into a mouth. Also used figuratively., To try by eating a little; to eat a small quantity of., To become acquainted with by actual trial; to essay; to experience; to undergo., To partake of; to participate in; — usually with an implied sense of relish or pleasure., To try food with the mouth; to eat or drink a little only; to try the flavor of anything; as, to taste of each kind of wine., To have a smack; to excite a particular sensation, by which the specific quality or flavor is distinguished; to have a particular quality or character; as, this water tastes brackish; the milk tastes of garlic., To take sparingly., To have perception, experience, or enjoyment; to partake; as, to taste of nature’s bounty., The act of tasting; gustation., A particular sensation excited by the application of a substance to the tongue; the quality or savor of any substance as perceived by means of the tongue; flavor; as, the taste of an orange or an apple; a bitter taste; an acid taste; a sweet taste., The one of the five senses by which certain properties of bodies (called their taste, savor, flavor) are ascertained by contact with the organs of taste., Intellectual relish; liking; fondness; — formerly with of, now with for; as, he had no taste for study., The power of perceiving and relishing excellence in human performances; the faculty of discerning beauty, order, congruity, proportion, symmetry, or whatever constitutes excellence, particularly in the fine arts and belles-letters; critical judgment; discernment., Manner, with respect to what is pleasing, refined, or in accordance with good usage; style; as, music composed in good taste; an epitaph in bad taste., Essay; trial; experience; experiment., A small portion given as a specimen; a little piece tastted of eaten; a bit., A kind of narrow and thin silk ribbon.
tasto noun A key or thing touched to produce a tone.
tasty superl. Having a good taste; — applied to persons; as, a tasty woman. See Taste, n., 5., Being in conformity to the principles of good taste; elegant; as, tasty furniture; a tasty dress.