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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having a pleasing flavor; savory.
  • adj. Having or showing good taste; tasteful.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having a pleasant or satisfying flavor; delicious.
  • adj. Having or showing good taste; tasteful.
  • adj. Appealing; when applied to persons, sexually appealing.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having a good taste; -- applied to persons. See taste, n., 5.
  • adj. Being in conformity to the principles of good taste; elegant

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having good taste, or nice perception of excellence.
  • In conformity to the principles of good taste; elegant.
  • Palatable; nice; fine.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. pleasing to the sense of taste

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