tartness

Definitions of tartness
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n a sharp sour taste

Synonyms:
acerbity
Type of:
acidity, sour, sourness
the property of being acidic

n the taste experience when vinegar or lemon juice is taken into the mouth

Synonyms:
sour, sourness
Types:
acidity, acidulousness
the taste experience when something acidic is taken into the mouth
Type of:
gustatory perception, gustatory sensation, taste, taste perception, taste sensation
the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus

n a rough and bitter manner

Synonyms:
acerbity, acrimony, bitterness, jaundice, thorniness
Type of:
disagreeableness
an ill-tempered and offensive disposition

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