Definitions of sour

The word sour uses 4 letters:orsu.

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superl. - Having an acid or sharp, biting taste, like vinegar, and the juices of most unripe fruits; acid; tart. 2

superl. - Changed, as by keeping, so as to be acid, rancid, or musty, turned. 2

superl. - Disagreeable; unpleasant; hence; cross; crabbed; peevish; morose; as, a man of a sour temper; a sour reply. 2

superl. - Afflictive; painful. 2

superl. - Cold and unproductive; as, sour land; a sour marsh. 2

n. - A sour or acid substance; whatever produces a painful effect. 2

v. t. - To cause to become sour; to cause to turn from sweet to sour; as, exposure to the air sours many substances. 2

v. t. - To make cold and unproductive, as soil. 2

v. t. - To make unhappy, uneasy, or less agreeable. 2

v. t. - To cause or permit to become harsh or unkindly. 2

v. t. - To macerate, and render fit for plaster or mortar; as, to sour lime for business purposes. 2

v. i. - To become sour; to turn from sweet to sour; as, milk soon sours in hot weather; a kind temper sometimes sours in adversity. 2

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