acquired taste Rate this phrase:(0.00 / 0 votes)
Something that is appreciated only after having initially been regarded as unappealing or unpleasant; a person who is regarded as difficult or dislikable but of whom at least some have grown to approve.

Additional definitions for 'acquired taste':

acquired tasteA taste which is not natural or innate, but which has developed through habit or learning.
See them all »


Find a translation for the acquired taste phrase in other languages:

Select another language:

Nearby phrases

Some more phrases from our dictionary similiar to acquired taste

Discuss this acquired taste phrase with the community:


Use the citation below to add this acquired taste definition to your bibliography:


"acquired taste." STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 16 Oct. 2018. <>.

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited phrases collection on the web!

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.