Predilection and Taste


Predilection noun - A habitual attraction to some activity or thing.
Usage example: a young lad with a predilection for telling tall tales

Taste is a synonym for predilection in liking topic. In some cases you can use "Taste" instead a noun "Predilection", when it comes to topics like opinion, inclination. popular alternative


Taste noun - A strong liking.

Predilection is a synonym for taste in liking topic. You can use "Predilection" instead a noun "Taste", if it concerns topics such as opinion, inclination. popular alternative

How words are described

special special predilection special taste
particular particular predilection particular taste
similar similar predilection similar taste
typical typical predilection typical taste
Other adjectives: specific, legendary, weird, strange.

Both words in one sentence

  • Taste hypersensitivity, for example, can easily manifest as a marked preference for relatively tasteless food - which would explain the character's predilection for dry white toast.
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