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foresmack (plural not attested)
- (nonstandard) A foretaste; a taste or sampling of things to come.
1893, James Vila Blake, More than kin:
- I know well thou wast foretasting my praise, as I returned to our study with a lively foresmack of thy biscuit.
1976, Poul Anderson, A midsummer tempest:
- "I have a guardian's right, at least, thou wanton, to strip thee bare and flog thy back and butt till such foresmack of hell has chastened thee."