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How Do You Spell SOURNESS?

Correct spelling for the English word "sourness" is [s_ˈaʊə_n_ə_s], [sˈa͡ʊ͡ənəs], [sˈa‍ʊ‍ənəs]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of SOURNESS

  1. the taste experience when vinegar or lemon juice is taken into the mouth

Common Misspellings for SOURNESS

Below is the list of 244 misspellings for the word "sourness".

Usage Examples for SOURNESS

  1. He spoke happily of the pleasant passage, and of the agreeable night; particularly of the excellent idea of the expedition by this long route at night; the prospect of which had disfigured him with his grimace of speculation- apparently a sourness that did not exist. - "One of Our Conquerors, v2" by George Meredith Edition: 10 Language: English
  2. I hear that the fruit of a kind of plum- tree in Provence is " called Prunes sibarelles, because it is impossible to whistle after having eaten them, from their sourness." - "Wild Apples" by Henry David Thoreau
  3. Marion reached home just in time for supper; the table appointments at that home were not improving; indeed, there were those who said, that the bread grew sourer every week; this week, it had added to its sourness, stickiness, that was horrible to one's fingers and throat. - "The Chautauqua Girls At Home" by Pansy, AKA Isabella M. Alden
  4. Yet no tinge of sourness, or jealousy, or cynical disbelief in his more successful contemporaries ever marred the geniality of his political conversation. - "Collections and Recollections" by George William Erskine Russell
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