HyperDic: acidulate

English > 1 sense of the word acidulate:
VERBperceptionacidulate, sour, acidify, acetifymake sour or more sour
English > acidulate: 1 sense > verb 1, perception
Meaningmake sour or more sour.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymssour, acidify, acetify
Broaderchange tasteAlter the flavor of
Oppositesweeten, dulcify, edulcorate, dulcoratemake sweeter in taste / taste
Spanishacetificar, acidar, acidificar, acidular, agriar, amargar, asperear, avinagrar
Catalanacetificar, acidificar, acidular, agrir-se, amargar, asprejar, avinagrar-se, picar-se, repuntar-se
Nounsacidany of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt

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