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1 sour /ˈsawɚ/ adjective
sourer; sourest
1 sour
/ˈsawɚ/
adjective
sourer; sourest
Learner's definition of SOUR
[also more sour; most sour]
: having an acid taste that is like the taste of a lemon : tart see also sweet-and-sour
: having the unpleasant taste or smell of food that is no longer fresh
: unpleasant or unfriendly
informal : bad or wrong

sour on

informal
: having a bad opinion of (something)

— sourly

adverb

— sourness

noun [noncount]
2 sour /ˈsawɚ/ noun
plural sours
2 sour
/ˈsawɚ/
noun
plural sours
Learner's definition of SOUR
[count]
: an alcoholic drink that has a sour taste
3 sour /ˈsawɚ/ verb
sours; soured; souring
3 sour
/ˈsawɚ/
verb
sours; soured; souring
Learner's definition of SOUR
[no object] of food : to lose freshness and get an unpleasant taste or smell : to become sour
[no object] : to become unpleasant or unfriendly
[+ object] : to make (someone or something) unpleasant or unfriendly
[+ object] : to make (something good) less pleasant or enjoyable

sour on

[phrasal verb]
sour on (something) or sour (someone) on (something) US
: to stop liking or being interested in (something) or to cause (someone) to stop liking or being interested in (something)
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