Meaning of SOUR in English

SOUR

adjective

1.

causing or characterized by the one of the basic taste sensations produced chiefly by acids

sour pickles

Synonyms: acerb, acerbic, acetose, acid, acidulous, dry, tart

Related Word: keen, sharp, tangy; ||blinky, sourish; fermented, soured, turned; acrid, bitter, vinegary

Antonyms: sweet

2.

Synonyms: bad 8, ||chiselly, disagreeable, displeasing, rotten, unhappy, unpleasant

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