Definition of Sour in English :
Define Sour in English
Sour meaning in English
Meaning of Sour in English
Pronunciation of Sour in English
Sour pronunciation in English
Pronounce Sour in Englishsee synonyms of sour
a cocktail made of a liquor (especially whiskey or gin) mixed with lemon or lime juice and sugar
the taste experience when vinegar or lemon juice is taken into the mouth
go sour or spoil
Example Sentences:'The milk has soured''The wine worked''The cream has turned--we have to throw it out'
6. rancid, sour
smelling of fermentation or staleness
having a sharp biting taste
one of the four basic taste sensations; like the taste of vinegar or lemons
inaccurate in pitch
Example Sentences:'a false (or sour) note''her singing was off key'
showing a brooding ill humor
Example Sentences:'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''a sour temper''a sullen crowd'
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