Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - A feeling that remains following an event or experience, especially one that was unpleasant

Usage examples (35)
  • That metallic aftertaste is just not pleasant to eat.
  • I detected a small aftertaste from the pudding but that's just me being picky.
  • The strawberry was warm and sweet and fragrant, with a slightly bitter aftertaste from the soil.
  • I get an aftertaste from the sweeteners Bernstein does allow, so I greatly prefer Splenda as a substitute. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.