Translation of "sour" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /saʊər/ us /sɑʊər/

B1 having a sharp taste like a lemon, and not sweet

ácido, agrio
These plums are a bit sour.
sourness noun [ no plural ] /ˈsaʊə·nəs/ /ˈsɑʊər·nəs/

acidez, amargura

(Translation of “sour” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈsauə/

having a taste or smell similar in nature to that of lemon juice or vinegar

agrio, ácido, amargo
Unripe apples are/taste very sour.

having a similar taste as a stage in going bad

agrio, rancio
sour milk.

(of a person, his character etc) discontented, bad-tempered or disagreeable

amargado, áspero
She was looking very sour this morning.
sourly adverb

She sourly refused to answer my question.
sourness noun


(Translation of “sour” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)