|v./adv. to experience; (formal) ever, once||
phr. May I have a taste?
phr. This wine tastes sour.
phr. I'd like to eat some local snacks.
phr. In Beijing you get to taste local flavors and snacks from all parts of the country.
v. have a taste, try tasting
phr. to try tasting (sth.) and see (how it is)
phr. The dishes you made taste very delicious.
idiom. to lie on firewood and lick a gall bladder -- suffering patiently, but firmly resolved on revenge