sour

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Synonyms for sour

Synonyms for sour

having a taste characteristic of that produced by acids

having a noticeably sharp pungent taste or smell

broodingly and sullenly unhappy

not in accordance with what is usual or expected

to make or become bitter

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Synonyms for 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

the property of being acidic

go sour or spoil

make sour or more sour

smelling of fermentation or staleness

having a sharp biting taste

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Antonyms

one of the four basic taste sensations

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in an unpalatable state

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inaccurate in pitch

showing a brooding ill humor

References in periodicals archive ?
Obviously, I was always aware of the danger of the whole thing going sour.