adjective Also verjuiced .
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Origin of verjuice
Words nearby verjuice
Example sentences from the Web for verjuice
The old fellow looked as though the waiter had handed him verjuice instead of curaçoa.
Pound pumice stone to a fine powder, and mix it with verjuice.The American Housewife|Anonymous
She has kept her virtue by her until it has turned sour, and now every word and look smacks of verjuice.Bracebridge Hall|Washington Irving
The fermented juice (verjuice) of the crab is employed in cookery and medicine.
Couldst see by his cheek and eye that he is as bitter as verjuice.The White Company|Arthur Conan Doyle
British Dictionary definitions for verjuice
- the acid juice of unripe grapes, apples, or crab apples, formerly much used in making sauces, etc
- (as modifier)verjuice sauce
- sourness or sharpness of temper, looks, etc
- (as modifier)a verjuice old wife