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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /ˈæsɪtˌoʊs/
    • /ˈasɪtˌəʊs/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /ˈæsɪtˌoʊs/

Definition of acetose word

  • noun acetose Sour like vinegar; acetous. 1

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Parts of speech for Acetose


acetose popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 85% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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Synonyms for acetose

adjective acetose

  • bitter — In a bitter argument or conflict, people argue very angrily or fight very fiercely.
  • sour — having an acid taste, resembling that of vinegar, lemon juice, etc.; tart.
  • acerb — bitter or sour
  • acerbic — sour in taste
  • dry — free from moisture or excess moisture; not moist; not wet: a dry towel; dry air.

Antonyms for acetose

adjective acetose

  • kind — of a good or benevolent nature or disposition, as a person: a kind and loving person.
  • nice — pleasing; agreeable; delightful: a nice visit.
  • sugary — of, containing, or resembling sugar.
  • sweet — having the taste or flavor characteristic of sugar, honey, etc.
  • agreeable — If something is agreeable, it is pleasant and you enjoy it.

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