Adjective "Vinegary" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˈvɪnɪɡəri/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'After four days, the beer however deteriorates and develops a vinegary and pungent smell and taste.'
  2. 'The office smelled of fresh plaster and paint, new steel office furniture, India ink, and the vinegary odor of blueprint maps.'

Definitions

1. of the nature of or resembling vinegar; sour; acid: a vinegary taste.

2. having a disagreeable character or manner; crabbed; ill-tempered: a vinegary person.

More examples(as adjective)

"wines can be vinegary."

"solutions can be vinegary."

"smells can be vinegary."

"sauces can be vinegary."

"fish can be vinegary."

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