acquired taste definition

  • noun:
    • one that's unpleasant on instant experience or is likeable only after becoming experienced over and over.
    • A taste that will be perhaps not natural or inborn, but with created through habit or discovering.
    • something which is valued just after having in the beginning been thought to be unattractive or unpleasant; somebody who is certainly hard or dislikable but of whom at least some have grown to approve.
    • a preference which just acquired after considerable knowledge

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