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tast·er

 (tā′stər)
n.
1. One that tastes, especially one who samples a food or beverage for quality.
2. Any of several devices or implements used in tasting.

taster

(ˈteɪstə)
n
1. a person who samples food or drink for quality
2. any device used in tasting or sampling
3. (Historical Terms) a person employed, esp formerly, to taste food and drink prepared for a king, etc, to test for poison
4. (Commerce) a sample or preview of a product, experience, etc, intended to stimulate interest in the product, experience, etc, itself: the single serves as a taster for the band's new album.

tast•er

(ˈteɪ stər)

n.
1. a person who tastes, esp. one skilled in distinguishing the qualities of wines, teas, etc., by the taste.
2. a cup or other container for taking samples to be tasted.
3. a person employed to taste food and drink prepared for a king, dictator, etc., to test for poison.
[1350–1400; Middle English tastour < Anglo-French. See taste, -er1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.taster - someone who samples food or drink for its qualitytaster - someone who samples food or drink for its quality
critic - anyone who expresses a reasoned judgment of something
wine taster - a taster who evaluates the quality of wines
Translations
gouteur
kóstoló

taster

[ˈteɪstəʳ] N
1. (= person) → catador(a) m/f, degustador(a) m/f
2. (Brit) (fig) → muestra f
that is just a taster of things to comeesto es un anticipo de lo que nos espera

taster

[ˈteɪstər] n
(= person) → dégustateur/trice m/f
(mainly British) (= foretaste) → avant-goût m

taster

n
(of wine, tobacco)Prüfer(in) m(f), → Probierer(in) m(f); (of tea)Schmecker(in) m(f); (as bodyguard) → Vorkoster(in) m(f)
(esp Brit fig) → Vorgeschmack m; this is just a taster of what’s to comedies ist nur ein kleiner Vorgeschmack von dem, was noch kommt

taster

[ˈteɪstəʳ] nassaggiatore/trice
References in classic literature ?
So it was ordered the prisoner was henceforth to eat nothing that had not previously been tasted, and La Ramee was in consequence placed near him as taster.
Much concealed goodness and power is never dreamt of; the choicest dainties find no tasters!
We have really slight in smell, even how feels in Taster Tracy Tasters will work up to eight hours a week to avoid 'palate fatigue' and will be based at Mondelez International's Global Research Centre in Wokingham.
Four free taster sessions have been arranged to take place at the Xcel Centre inCanley, open to any adults or youth players over the age of 12 with physical disabilities.
Four free taster sessions have been arranged to take place at the Xcel Centre in Canley, open to any adults or youth players over the age of 12 with physical disabilities.
In February, Mondelez International, the firm behind Oreo cookies and Cadbury snacks, posted an advertisement seeking one "Chocolate & Cocoa Beverage Taster" and three "Chocolate Tasters" and the candidates were required to have taste buds for detection and a passion for confectionery.
VOLUNTEERS at a riding centre for people with additional needs were given a taster session in sign language to help them to communicate better with riders with learning disabilities.
According to Alvarado and Linnemann [3], the "taster" is a judge who performs the sensory evaluation, and this agent is in charge of evaluating the quality of the coffee and, consequently, the evaluation of quality is influenced by his sensorial perceptions.
Oswestry, United Kingdom, December 16, 2017 --(PR.com)-- North Shropshire College (NSC) recently held a taster day across the Oswestry and Walford Campuses to show year 11 pupils what life as a student at NSC is like.
HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING Golf Club is targeting schools to inspire a new generation of golfers by providing a free taster session with their professional golf coach.
Based at Ringtons Head Office in Byker, the successful candidate will have a passion for tea, taste countless teas from all over the world, be trained and supported to become an expert taster and have the opportunity to travel to and liaise with specialist tea producers around the world.
FAMILIES and young people are being invited on a taster walk up Pen y Fan as part of activities by the Urdd Outdoor Activity Service and the Clwb Mynydda Cymru (Welsh Mountaineering Club).