Meaning of SAMPLE in English

SAMPLE

[verb] [T]As the food looked so good, he decided to sample (= take and try) a little from each dish. [T](figurative) So you're going to sample (= experience) the delights/pleasures of the new restaurant?We sampled opinion among 600 doctors (= asked them what they thought in order to know what most doctors might think).

Cambridge English vocab.      Кембриджский английский словарь.