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Gust

Latin. 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. To taste

Insipid, sapient

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Insipid

Adj. dull, uninterested
Root. Sip/Sap
Syn. Colorless
Ant. Intriguing

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Sapient

Adj. having knowledge, wise
Root. Sip/Sap
Syn. Conscious
Ant. Unthinking

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Av

Latin. To crave 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. 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. To devour

Glut, glutton

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Glut

N. to much of something, oversupply
Root. Glut

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Glutton

N. one who wants to make to much
Root. Glut