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Meaning of FORETASTE

Pronunciation:  [n]'fowr`teyst, [v]fowr'teyst, 'fowr`teyst

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an early limited awareness of something yet to occur
 

FORETASTE is a 9 letter word that starts with F.

 

 See Also: expectation, outlook, prospect

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Fore"taste`\, n.
    A taste beforehand; enjoyment in advance; anticipation.
    
    
  2. \Fore*taste"\, v. t.
    1. To taste before full possession; to have previous
       enjoyment or experience of; to anticipate.
    
    2. To taste before another. ``Foretasted fruit.'' --Milton.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: antepast, anticipate, antipasto, aperitif, appetizer, canape, contemplate, envisage, envision, foreglimpse, forerun, foresee, forestall, get ahead of, go before, go off half-cocked, jump the gun, look ahead, look beyond, look forward to, predict, prelibation, see ahead, see beforehand, smorgasbord, whet, win the start
 

 

 

 

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