- sour, like vinegar
- When Martha reopened the bottle of wine from the previous week's party, a vinegary whiff indicated that drinking it was out of the question.
- acerbic, bitter
- Edward's maiden aunt was a vinegary old soul with a sharp tongue and quick temper; she would not be receiving a wedding invitation.
- of a liquid, having turned partially or fully to vinegar.
sour like vinegar
- Finnish: etikkainen
figurative: acerbic, bitter
- Finnish: hapan, kitkerä
having turned partially or fully to vinegar
- Finnish: etikoitunut