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See definition of sour on Dictionary.com
  • adj.bad-tasting; gone bad
  • adj.in a bad mood
  • verbalienate

synonyms for sour

  • acid
  • acidic
  • acrid
  • biting
  • bitter
  • briny
  • caustic
  • fermented
  • musty
  • peppery
  • piquant
  • pungent
  • rancid
  • salty
  • sharp
  • soured
  • unpleasant
  • acidulated
  • astringent
  • bad
  • curdled
  • cutting
  • dry
  • green
  • keen
  • stinging
  • tart
  • turned
  • acerb
  • acetic
  • acetose
  • acetous
  • sourish
  • unripe
  • unsavory
  • unwholesome
  • vinegary
  • with a kick
See also synonyms for: soured / souring
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antonyms for sour

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  • agreeable
  • blah
  • bland
  • calm
  • dull
  • good
  • kind
  • mild
  • nice
  • pleasant
  • sweet
  • tasteless
  • wonderful
  • cheerful
  • cordial
  • friendly
  • happy
  • tasty
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How to use sour in a sentence

Cut warm bread into wedges and serve with sour cream butter, enjoy immediately.
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While the conviction partly reflects the outsize returns from internet and software companies, it also highlights the danger should sentiment start to sour, he said.
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And, investors that had previously soured on digitally-native consumer startups over concerns about high customer acquisition costs are starting to change their tune, given the huge growth these companies have seen over the past six months.
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It potentially sours people’s views towards the sport’s integrity.
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You visit the sour clerk at the coffee shop at which you are a regular.
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This could mean that fat itself is truly one of the basic tastes, joining the ranks of sweet and sour.
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Posting something completely irrelevant or out of the blue may throw off and leave a sour taste with customers and followers.
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And right after that, some nice sour milk would come splashing down into the trough of the pen.
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As soon as he was in it Squinty ran over to the trough, hoping there would be some sour milk in it.
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Why, he ordered his chamber-maid to bring him some soap and warm water, that he might wash the sour krout off his hands.
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WORDS RELATED TO SOUR

  • acid
  • biting
  • sour
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.