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sweet–and–sour

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adjective \ˌswē-tən-ˈsau̇(-ə)r\

Simple Definition of sweet–and–sour

  • : having a flavor that is both sweet and sour

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sweet–and–sour

  1. :  seasoned with a sauce containing sugar and vinegar or lemon juice <sweet–and–sour shrimp>

1928

First Known Use of sweet–and–sour

1928


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