verjuice


ver·juice

noun \ˈvər-ˌjüs\

Definition of VERJUICE

1
:  the sour juice of crab apples or of unripe fruit (as grapes or apples); also :  an acid liquor made from verjuice
2
:  acidity of disposition or manner

Origin of VERJUICE

Middle English vergeouse, from Anglo-French vertjous, from vert green + jous, jus juice
First Known Use: 14th century

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