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English definition of “tart”

tart

adjective (SOUR)    /tɑːt/ US  /tɑːrt/
(especially of fruit) tasting sour or acidic: You might need some sugar on the rhubarb - it's a bit tart.Flavours and tastes tartness     /ˈtɑːt.nəs/ US  /ˈtɑːrt-/ noun [U] Flavours and tastesUnkind, cruel and unfeelingViolent or aggressiveTreating people or animals badlyInsults and abuse
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