An acid wit; an acid tone of voice.
Use vinegar or another acid in the marinade to tenderize the meat before grilling.
Lemon juice and vinegar are each an example of an acid.
Lemon is an example of an acid substance.
Wrote with acid about her first marriage.
Origin of acid
- From Latin acidus sour from acēre to be sour ak- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition