Definition of Retasting
1. retaste [v] - See also: retaste
Lexicographical Neighbors of Retasting
Literary usage of Retasting
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Thought Power: Its Control and Culture by Annie Wood Besant (1901)
"When memory gives the retasting of a pleasure experienced in the past, desire seeks to again grasp the object which gave the pleasure, and when this ..."
2. The Writings in Prose and Verse of Rudyard Kipling by Rudyard Kipling (1899)
"He was rapturously retasting some poem before him. " Where had he been, then ? " I was almost whispering that the sentence might come gently to whichever ..."
3. Many Inventions by Rudyard Kipling (1893)
"Afterwards—years and years afterwards—news came from another ship, or else he came back ' His lips moved in silence. He was rapturously retasting some poem ..."
4. London Society edited by James Hogg, Florence Marryat (1884)
"But as Thomas Atkins longs for rejoining his corps, and retasting ' sentry go,' and so on, so Thomas Atkins's officers do all that they can, and bring all ..."
5. Biological Lectures Delivered at the Marine Biological Laboratory of Wood's (1900)
"... carried out by Mr. Frank Finn upon insectivorous birds of India, demonstrate that birds do remember to avoid retasting a noxious insect after once ..."
6. The Manuscript by Griggs, Rev. Mr Griggs (1827)
"They seem to be a faint reminiscence of Heaven, and a wish of retasting its once enrapturing joys. ..."