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sour

1. made acid or bad, as in the case of milk or alcohol, by the action of microorganisms
2. (esp of the weather or climate) harsh and unpleasant
3. (of oil, gas, or petrol) containing a relatively large amount of sulphur compounds
4. Chiefly US any of several iced drinks usually made with spirits, lemon juice, and ice

sour

[sau̇r]
(chemistry)
Containing large amounts of malodorous sulfur compounds (such as mercaptans or hydrogen sulfide), as in crude oils, naphthas, or gasoline.
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But his pounds 7million move to Leeds six years ago turned sour faster than last week's milk and Johnson revealed: "To this day, I still get a lot of stick from Elland Road fans.
75m Parkhead switch turned sour and he was forced out on loan to Blackburn Rovers.
You'll watch because every run Mike Piazza knocks in will remind the Dodgers when things turned sour.
The Basic Instinct star, 38, stormed out when a romantic trip to celebrate their engagement turned sour - after just TWO days.
A COUPLE whose relationship turned sour have agreed an out of court pact on how to split their EUR500,000 love nest.
But it turned sour for Montrose as the visitors pulled a goal back in the 62nd minute when Ian Diack netted at the second attempt.
Then their relationship with authorities turned sour again as they accused police, through one of their lawyers, of victimizing them by a ``pattern and practice of police leaks and outright slander.
But he claimed the deal turned sour after the money appeared to go missing.
Executive Life was seized by state regulators because of risky investments in junk bonds that turned sour.
MARK Wright's return to Chester turned sour after a hotly-disputed penalty from Michael Branch.
However, when the economy turned sour, the federal government began shredding programs right and left.
IT'S sad to hear that Prince Charles's wedding plans have turned sour because he's never had that much luck.

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