degust

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v degust taste with relish "degust this wonderful soup"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Degust To taste.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • degust To taste; relish.
    • degust To have a taste; be relishing.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Degust dē-gust′ to taste, to relish
    • v.i Degust to have a relishing taste
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. degustare,: cf. F. déguster,. See Gust to taste

Usage

In literature:

Nor did he degustate, as was his daily wont, the supreme prose of the French masters.
"Visionaries" by James Huneker
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In news:

Education & Degustation at Westend Bistro D.C.
Chef de Cuisine Joe Palma of Westend Bistro believes in degustation served with education.
La Degustation, a Prague restaurant that serves only seven-course tasting menus, with no à la carte.
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