from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An advance token or warning.
- n. A slight taste or sample in anticipation of something to come.
- transitive v. To have an anticipatory taste of.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A taste beforehand; foresmack.
- n. A sample taken in anticipation; enjoyment taken in advance.
- v. To taste beforehand.
- v. To taste before possession; have previous experience of; enjoy by anticipation.
- v. To taste before another.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A taste beforehand; enjoyment in advance; anticipation.
- transitive v. To taste before full possession; to have previous enjoyment or experience of; to anticipate.
- transitive v. To taste before another.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To taste before possession; have previous experience of; enjoy by anticipation.
- To taste before another.
- n. A taste beforehand; anticipation; enjoyment in advance.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an early limited awareness of something yet to occur
From fore- + taste. (Wiktionary)