Of the high hopes that characterize the Western Aliyah (immigration) souring so dramatically, so brutally.
Where you once cold-shouldered friends without warning, you now realize you did so out of fear that they were souring on you.
And then—five days later, with the polls showing Americans souring on the Lebanon policy—Reagan decided to pull the troops out.
Political independents are also souring on Obama, with just 37 percent approving of his job performance, a 10-point drop.
Frustrated by her souring relationship with Salinger, Maynard fixated on the idea of having a daughter.
There is in this way no danger of the thick fleshy leaf base decaying under the wrap and souring and killing the buds.
The souring is done by passing the goods through an acid liquor at 2° Tw.
The souring of milk is one of the most familiar cases of fermentation.
The work of the germ in the dairy is not, however, confined to souring the milk.
If the milk has not been handled properly, the early stages of souring or some other unfavorable fermentation will have developed.
Old English sur "sour, tart, acid, fermented," from Proto-Germanic *sura- "sour" (cf. Old Norse surr, Middle Dutch suur, Dutch zuur, Old High German sur, German Sauer), from PIE root *suro- "sour, salty, bitter" (cf. Old Church Slavonic syru, Russian syroi "moist, raw;" Lithuanian suras "salty," suris "cheese").
French sur "sour, tart" (12c.) is a Germanic loan-word. Meaning :having a peevish disposition" is from early 13c. Sense in whisky sour (1885) is "with lemon added" (1862). Sour cream is attested from 1855.
c.1300, from sour (adj.). Cf. Old High German suren, German säuern. Related: Soured; souring.