English to Afrikaans Meaning :: sour

suur
Sour :
suur
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Noun(1) a cocktail made of a liquor (especially whiskey or gin(2) the taste experience when vinegar or lemon juice is taken into the mouth(3) the property of being acidic
Verb(1) go sour or spoil(2) make sour or more sour
Adjective(1) smelling of fermentation or staleness(2) having a sharp biting taste(3) one of the four basic taste sensations; like the taste of vinegar or lemons(4) in an unpalatable state(5) inaccurate in pitch, or sour(6) showing a brooding ill humor

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(1) The row threatens to sour relations between Prague and Washington.(2) Whatever they marinated the vegetables in wasn't pleasant at all - they all had a uniformly sour taste that made them almost inedible.(3) When a sour gas well is ignited, hydrogen sulphide is transformed into sulphur dioxide, which is less immediately dangerous, but still toxic.(4) He reeked of sour milk and unwashed filth and I felt my stomach lurch at the stench.(5) The fruit is about two to five centimetres long and acidic in nature with a sour taste.(6) The food should not be moistened because it turns rancid or sour .(7) I didn't want Maria getting all mad at me in the morning cause the milk and cream were sour .(8) I'll be watching y'all with an amaretto sour in one hand and a remote control in the other.(9) I used to devour them, but now they leave such a sour taste in my mouth and the sourness irritates my insides.(10) After just getting out of detention, he was in a pretty sour mood.(11) Boyle went on to characterize acids, noting their sour or tart taste and their ability to corrode metals.(12) So as not to end this on an entirely sour note, there have been films worth looking forward to this season.(13) Heartburn is a burning feeling in the lower chest, along with a sour or bitter taste in the throat and mouth.(14) A scent is no longer fresh if it smells sour or winy, gives off a distinctive alcohol aroma or no longer smells like it originally did.(15) How could someone so sour look so lovely in sleep?(16) The fluffy filling combined with the sour taste was great.
Related Words
(1) sour cream ::
suurroom
Synonyms
Adjective
1. acid ::
suur
2. bad ::
slegte
4. off ::
af
5. dark ::
donker
6. rancid ::
galsterige
Verb
8. embitter ::
versuur
9. spoil ::
bederf
10. acidulate ::
acidulate
11. turn ::
draai
Noun
13. acidity ::
suur
Antonyms
1. agreeable ::
aangenaam
2. congenial ::
simpatiek
3. good ::
goeie
4. grateful ::
dankbaar
5. nice ::
lekker
6. palatable ::
smaaklike
7. pleasant ::
aangename
8. pleasing ::
verblydend
9. pleasurable ::
aangename
10. welcome ::
welkom
Different Forms
sour, soured, sourer, sourest, souring, sourish, sourly, sourness, sours
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