Definition of Sourish

1. Adjective. Tasting sour like a lemon.

Exact synonyms: Lemonlike, Lemony, Tangy, Tart
Similar to: Sour
Derivative terms: Lemon, Lemon, Tang, Tanginess, Tartness, Tartness



Definition of Sourish

1. a. Somewhat sour; moderately acid; as, sourish fruit; a sourish taste.

Definition of Sourish

1. Adjective. somewhat sour ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sourish

1. somewhat sour [adj]

Medical Definition of Sourish

1. Somewhat sour; moderately acid; as, sourish fruit; a sourish taste. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sourish

sourdines
sourdough
sourdough(a)
sourdough bread
sourdoughs
soured
soured cream
soured creams
sourer
sourest
soureth
sourgum
sourgums
souring
sourings
sourish (current term)
sourkrout
sourkrouts
sourly
sourness
sournesses
sourock
sourocks
sourpuss
sourpusses
sours
sourse
sourses
soursop
soursop tree

Literary usage of Sourish

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1. London: Being an Accurate History and Description of the British Metropolis by David Hughson (1805)
"... of the sourish- ih<»i state of navigation1 and, commerce, and of increased population, still further impels us to make this public decla- i'.u ion of ..."

2. Collection of the Most Celebrated Voyages and Travels from the Discovery of by Forster, R. P (1818)
"It is unleavened bread of a sourish taste, far from being disagreeable, and very easily digested, made of a grain called teff. It is of different colours, ..."

3. Homœopathic Therapeutics by Samuel Lilienthal (1890)
"... or sourish taste, worse in the evening till midnight; during this period the sputa are not dislodged, but in daytime, during motion, they are loosened. ..."

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