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Latin "taste"
Gusto, gustatory

Gust

1

N. enthusiastic enjoyment
Root: gust
Syn: relish
Ant: dislike

Gusto

2

Adj. having to do with the sense of taste
Root: gust

Gustatory

3

Latin "to taste"
Insipid, sapient

Sip, sap

4

Adj. dull; uninteresting
Root: sip, sap
Syn: colorless
Ant: intriguing

Insipid

5

Adj. having knowledge; wise
Root: sip, sap
Syn: conscious
Ant: unthinking

Sapient

6

Latin "to crave, to desire"
Avid, avarice

Av

7

Adj. enthusiastic; eager
Root: av
Syn: devoted
Ant: uninterested

Avid

8

N. desire for wealth; greed
Root: av

Avarice

9

Latin "to drink"
Imbibe, bibulous

Bib

10

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

Imbibe

11

Adj. drunken
Root: bib

Bibulous

12

Latin "to devour"
Glut, glutton

Glut

13

N. too much of something; oversupply
Root: glut

Glut

14

N. one who wants or takes too much (especially food or drink)
Root: glut

Glutton

15

Latin "palate"
Palate, palatable

Palat

16

Tasting or liking
Root: palat
Syn: appetite

Palate

17

Adj. acceptable; satisfactory
Root: palat
Syn: tolerable
Ant: unbearable

Palatable