Toast vs Tast - What's the difference?
As a noun toast
is toast (toasted bread or salutation).
As an adjective tast is
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
- I ate a piece of toast for breakfast.
A proposed salutation (e.g. to say "cheers") while drinking alcohol.
- All toasters toast toast .
A person, group, or notable object to which a salutation with alcohol is made; a person or group held in similar esteem.
- At the reception, there were many toasts from the well-wishers.
(slang) Something that will be no more; something subject to impending destruction, harm or injury.
- He was the toast of high society.
(slang, Jamaica) Extemporaneous narrative poem or rap.
(computing) A transient, pop-up informational window
- If I ever get my hands on the guy that stole my wallet, he’s toast !
* french toast
* propose a toast
* Texas toast
* toast of the town
To lightly cook by browning via direct exposure to a fire or other heat source.
To grill, lightly cook by browning specifically under a grill or in a toaster
- We liked to toast marshmallows around the campfire.
To engage in a salutation and/or accompanying raising of glasses while drinking alcohol in honor of someone or something.
- Top with cheese and toast under the grill for a few minutes.
To warm thoroughly.
- We toasted the happy couple many times over the course of the evening.
(slang, Jamaica) To perform extemporaneous narrative poem or rap.
- I toasted my feet by the fire.
* 1667', the Fruit / Of that Forbidden Tree, whose mortal '''tast / Brought Death into the World — John Milton, ''Paradise Lost , Book 1, ll. 1-3