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taste bud one of the bumps on the surface of the tongue that form the sense organ of taste. The taste buds sense whether something is sweet, sour, salty, or bitter.
tasteless having little or no taste or flavor. [2 definitions]
tasty delicious; having a pleasing flavor.
tatter a torn and hanging part or piece of cloth; shred. [2 definitions]
tattle to tell secrets or give information about another person. [2 definitions]
tattle on to betray by telling secrets to another; tell on.
tattletale a person who tells the secrets of others.
tattoo1 a picture, pattern, or other marking made on the skin with needles. The needles put colors into the skin. Tattoos are very difficult to remove. [2 definitions]
taught past tense and past participle of teach.
taunt to make fun of, tease, or challenge using mean language.
taupe a dark brownish gray color.
Taurus a constellation located between Aries and Gemini and near Orion. Taurus is also called the Bull. [3 definitions]
taut tightly drawn, pulled, or stretched; not loose.
tavern a place that sells alcohol to drink at a bar. [2 definitions]
tawny a light brown color having shades of yellow or orange; tan. [2 definitions]
tax a sum of money paid to a government, which the government uses to pay for its services to the people and to maintain itself. [4 definitions]
taxation the act of taxing.
taxi a taxicab. [2 definitions]
taxicab an automobile or other vehicle that carries passengers for a fee that is charged according to the distance traveled.
taxpayer one who pays or owes taxes.
TB abbreviation of "tuberculosis," a serious disease passed from person to person through the air and often affecting the lungs.