Pronounced: PET-rih-kuhr, noun

Notes: I happen to know this word

Yesterday’s word

The word degust means “to taste or savor carefully or appreciatively”

First usage

Our word came into English in the early 1600s

Background / Comments

Our word comes from the Latin word degustare (to taste or try), which is composed of de- (a Latin intensifier) plus gustare (to taste).

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Christian, lover-of-knowledge, Texan, and other things.

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