sour on

Definition of sour on

  1. 1 informal :  having a bad opinion of (something) She was sour on politics in general.

  2. 2 US :  to stop liking or being interested in (something) or to cause (someone) to stop liking or being interested in (something) Investors have soured on (buying) the company's stock. Many fans have soured on the team after years of their losing. The disappointing result of the election soured her on politics.

Word by Word Definitions

sourplay
  1. :  causing or characterized by the one of the four basic taste sensations that is produced chiefly by acids — compare bitter, salt, sweet

    :  having the acid taste or smell of or as if of fermentation :  turned

    :  of or relating to fermentation

  1. :  something sour

    :  the primary taste sensation produced by acid stimuli

    :  a cocktail consisting of a liquor (as whiskey), lemon or lime juice, sugar, and sometimes ice

  1. :  to become sour

    :  to make sour


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