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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A sour liquid made by fermenting certain fruits.

Usage examples (36)
  • A spoonful of honey will catch more flies than a gallon of vinegar.
  • But I don't see how the vinegar is the substitute ...
  • Beeper, the vinegar is there to help activate the baking soda.
  • Both the English word vinegar and the Spanish vinagre derive from the French vin, meaning wine, and aigre, meaning sour. for more
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