sour

All Adjective Noun Verb
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  • It means that either you win or my life is soured for ever. Cited from The Man Upstairs, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • Some day I will tell you things in my own life that have soured me. Cited from A Perilous Secret, by Charles Reade
  • For a while after his departure the relationship between the companies turned sour.
  • During the course of the year, however, the relationship between the two men soured.
  • However, it did not take long for the move to turn sour.
  • He had been waiting too long for his company; and that always sours a man. Cited from The Works of Rudyard Kipling/One Volume Edition/12
  • Their marriage has turned sour and he has sold their bar in Spain and taken the money.
  • She cannot love again; but she is not soured by her experience. Cited from The Hunted Outlaw, by Anonymous
  • The relationship between mother and son turned sour with the years.
  • They are quite sour, and afterwards leave the mouth a little dry.
  • Ready about four days later, it has a sweet and sour taste.
  • That one experience of his almost soured his whole life. Cited from Within the Law, by Marvin Dana from Bayard Veiller
  • This is when they are sour and hard, but they are still enjoyed all over the country.
  • He leaves the room and the two never fully resolve their soured relationship.
  • Soured by long ill treatment, he will hardly do any thing unless he is compelled. Cited from The Andes and the Amazon, by James Orton
  • However, the relationship between the two women quickly turned sour.
  • You don't know how hard I was getting -- sort of soured on the world! Cited from The Witness, by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  • The inhabitants did not appear to be at all soured at having been placed under British rule. Cited from James Braithwaite, the Supercargo, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Yet even before he had left the region, the situation for Philip had turned even more sour.
  • I should say that the very first thing for this man to do is to see that he does not get soured. Cited from The Young Man and the World, by Albert J. Beveridge
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Meaning of sour

  • noun A cocktail made of a liquor (especially whiskey or gin) mixed with lemon or lime juice and sugar
  • noun The taste experience when vinegar or lemon juice is taken into the mouth
  • verb Go sour or spoil
    The milk has soured, The wine worked, The cream has turned--we have to throw it out
  • verb Make sour or more sour
  • adjective Having a sharp biting taste