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Gust

Latin: means "taste"
Gusto, gustatory

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Gusto

N. Enthusiastic enjoyment
Root: Gust
Syn: relish
Ant: dislike

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Gustatory

Adj. Having to do with the sense of taste
Root: Gust

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Sip,Sap

Latin: means "to taste"
Insipid, sapient

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Insipid

Adj. Dull; uninteresting
Root: Sip
Syn: colorless
Ant: intriguing

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Sapient

Adj. Having knowledge; wise
Root: Sap
Syn: conscious
Ant: unthinking

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Av

Latin: means"to crave, to desire"
Avid, avarice

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Avid

Adj. Enthusiastic; eager
Root: Av
Syn: devoted
Ant: uninterested

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Avarice

N. Desire for wealth; greed
Root: Av

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Bib

Latin: means "to drink"
Imbibe, bibulous

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Imbibe

V. Drink; soak up
Root: Bib
Syn: absorb

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Bibulous

Adj. Drunken
Root: Bib

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Glut

Latin: means "to desire"
Glut, glutton

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Glut

N. Too much of something; oversupply
Root: Glut

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Glutton

N. One who wants or takes too much (especially food or drink)
Root: Glut

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Palate

Latin: means "palate"
Palate, palatable

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Palate

N. Taste or liking
Root: Palat
Syn: appetite

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Palatable

Adj. Acceptable; satisfactory
Root: Palat
Syn: tolerable
Ant: unbearable