sweet-and-sour

adjective \ ˌswē-tᵊn-ˈsau̇(-ə)r \

Definition of sweet-and-sour

: seasoned with a sauce containing sugar and vinegar or lemon juice
  • sweet-and-sour shrimp

First Known Use of sweet-and-sour

1928

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SWEET-AND-SOUR Defined for English Language Learners

sweet-and-sour

Definition of sweet-and-sour for English Language Learners

  • : having a flavor that is both sweet and sour


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