acquired taste

  1. Noun.  A taste which is not natural or innate, but which has developed through habit or learning.
  2. Noun.  (idiomatic) Something that is appreciated only after having initially been regarded as unappealing or unpleasant; a person who is regarded as difficult or dislikable but of whom at least some have grown to approve.

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