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Definition:

  1. [noun] a cocktail made of a liquor (especially whiskey or gin) mixed with lemon or lime juice and sugar

  2. [noun] the taste experience when vinegar or lemon juice is taken into the mouth
    Synonyms: ness, tartness

  3. [noun] the property of being acidic
    Synonyms: ness, acidity

  4. [verb] go sour or spoil; "The milk has soured"; "The wine worked"; "The cream has turned
    Synonyms: turn, ferment, work

  5. [verb] make sour or more sour
    Synonyms: acidify, acidulate, acetify

  6. [adjective] smelling of fermentation or staleness
    Synonyms: rancid

  7. [adjective] having a sharp biting taste

  8. [adjective] one of the four basic taste sensations; like the taste of vinegar or lemons

  9. [adjective] in an unpalatable state; "sour milk"
    Synonyms: off, turned

  10. [adjective] inaccurate in pitch; "a false (or sour) note"; "her singing was off key"
    Synonyms: false, off-key

  11. [adjective] showing a brooding ill humor; "a dark scowl"; "the proverbially dour New England Puritan"; "a glum, hopeless shrug"; "he sat in moody silence"; "a morose and unsociable manner"; "a saturnine, almost misanthropic young genius"- Bruce Bliven; "a sour temper"; "a sullen crowd"
    Synonyms: dark, dour, glowering, glum, moody, morose, saturnine, sullen

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