Translation: from english

there's no accounting for taste

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  • there's no accounting for taste — there s no accounting for ˈtaste idiom (saying) used to say how difficult it is to understand why sb likes sb/sth that you do not like at all • She thinks he s wonderful oh well, there s no accounting for taste. Main entry: ↑accountidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • there's no accounting for taste — You cannot explain people s preferences and likes or dislikes …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • there's no accounting for taste —    This expression is used to indicate surprise at another person s likes or dislikes.     She fell in love with a guy who s short, fat, bald and poor ... there s no accounting for taste! …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • There's no accounting for taste! — something that you say when you cannot understand why someone likes something or someone. I love having a cold shower before breakfast. Well, there s no accounting for taste! …   New idioms dictionary

  • there's no accounting for taste — ► there s no accounting for tastes (or taste) proverb it s impossible to explain why different people like different things, especially those things which the speaker considers unappealing. Main Entry: ↑account …   English terms dictionary

  • there is no accounting for tastes — It is impossible to explain why different people like different things (especially things that do not appeal to the speaker). Also now in the form there is no accounting for taste. The saying is a version of the Latin tag de gustibus non est… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • there's no accounting for tastes — ► there s no accounting for tastes (or taste) proverb it s impossible to explain why different people like different things, especially those things which the speaker considers unappealing. Main Entry: ↑account …   English terms dictionary

  • there's no accounting for tastes — (or taste) proverb it is impossible to explain why different people like different things, esp. those things that the speaker considers unappealing …   Useful english dictionary

  • no accounting for taste —    This expression is used to indicate surprise at another person s likes or dislikes.     She fell in love with a guy who s short, fat, bald and poor ... there s no accounting for taste! …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • taste — taste1 W2S2 [teıst] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(food)¦ 2¦(what you like)¦ 3¦(judgment)¦ 4¦(what is acceptable/not offensive)¦ 5¦(experience)¦ 6¦(feeling)¦ 7 ... to taste ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) ¦(FOOD)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • taste — 1 /teIst/ noun 1 FOOD (singular, uncountable) the special feeling that is produced by a particular food or drink when you put it in your mouth: Sugar has a sweet taste. | Has the milk gone sour? It s got a funny taste. | the strong taste of the… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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