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To taste or smell something - synonyms and related words

catch

verb

to see or smell something for a very short time

olfactory

adjective

relating to your sense of smell

palate

noun

the ability to taste and judge the flavours in food and drinks

savor

the American spelling of savour

savour

verb

to enjoy the flavour of something as much as you can by eating or drinking it slowly

scent

verb

if an animal scents someone or something, it knows they are there because of their smell

smell

verb

to experience the smell of something by putting your nose close to it

smell

verb

to be able to experience the smell of things

sniff

verb

to smell something

sniff out

to find something through smell

taste

noun

your mouth’s ability to notice the flavour of different foods and drinks

taste

verb

to put a small amount of something in your mouth to see what type of flavour it has

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… a feeling of pleasure you get from spending time doing what you want and not worrying about what other people are doing or saying

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