sweet–and–sour

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adjective \ˌswē-tən-ˈsau̇(-ə)r\

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


SWEET–AND–SOUR Defined for English Language Learners

sweet–and–sour

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adjective \ˌswē-tən-ˈsau̇(-ə)r\

Definition of sweet–and–sour for English Language Learners

  • : having a flavor that is both sweet and sour

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