1. [syn: tasting, savoring, savouring, relishing, degustation]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Degustation \Deg`us*ta"tion\, n. [L. degustatio: cf. F.
Tasting; the appreciation of sapid qualities by the taste
organs. --Bp. Hall.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: taking a small amount into the mouth to test its quality;
"cooking was fine but it was the savoring that he enjoyed
most" [syn: tasting, savoring, savouring,