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sour

adjective (TASTE)
味道
 
 
/saʊər/ US  /saʊr/
having a sharp, sometimes unpleasant, taste or smell, like a lemon, and not sweet
酸的,有酸味的
These plums are a bit sour.
这些李子有点酸。
Flavours and tastesSmells and smellingNot pleasant to eat or drink
sourness
 
 
/ˈsaʊə.nəs/ US  /ˈsaʊr-/ noun [U]
Flavours and tastesNot being friendlyNot saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviourBad-temperedNot pleasant to eat or drink
Translations of “sour”
in Spanish agrio, ácido, amargo…
in Arabic حامِض…
in Korean 신…
in Portuguese azedo…
in French sur, acide, aigre…
in German sauer…
in Catalan àcid, agre…
in Japanese すっぱい, 酸味のある…
in Russian кислый, прокисший, враждебный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 味道, 酸的,有酸味的…
in Italian agro, aspro, acerbo…
in Turkish ekşi, mayhoş, huysuz…
in Polish kwaśny, wrogi…
(Definition of sour adjective (TASTE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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