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acidic

a·cid·ic

acidic

 
pronunciation:
sI dihk
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: like acid in taste, smell, pungency, or the like; acid.
I find that salad dressing too acidic for my taste.Which is more acidic: red wine or white wine?
similar words:
acid, mordant, sour, tart
definition 2: tending to form acid.
definition 3: containing a high proportion of acid-forming silica, as rocks or soil.
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