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vinegary

[vin-i-guh-ree] /ˈvɪn ɪ gə ri/
adjective
1.
of the nature of or resembling vinegar; sour; acid:
a vinegary taste.
2.
having a disagreeable character or manner; crabbed; ill-tempered:
a vinegary person.
Origin of vinegary
1720-1730
1720-30; vinegar + -y1
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British Dictionary definitions for vinegary

vinegary

/ˈvɪnɪɡərɪ/
adjective
1.
containing vinegar; tasting of or like vinegar
2.
bad-tempered, sour, or peevish
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