Meaning of aftertaste

af•ter•taste

Pronunciation: (af'tur-tāst", äf'-), [key]
— n.
  1. a taste remaining after the substance causing it is no longer in the mouth.
  2. the remaining sensation following an unpleasant experience, incident, etc.: the aftertaste of a bad marriage.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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