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sour grapes (used with a sing. verb) pretended scorn for an unreached or unreachable objector goal.
sour gum a tree of eastern North America that has glossy leathery leaves and soft wood; tupelo.
sour mash a mixture of new mash and mash from an earlier run, used in the distilling of certain whiskeys. [2 definitions]
sourpuss (informal) a person with a gloomy or disagreeable expression or disposition.
sousaphone a brass wind instrument of the tuba family that has a large movable bell and a tube that encircles the player's body, used esp. in marching bands.
souse to plunge into a liquid; immerse. [7 definitions]
soutane a long garment worn by Roman Catholic priests; cassock.
south the direction to the right of a person facing the rising sun. [6 definitions]
South Africa a country in the southernmost part of Africa on the Atlantic and Indian Oceans; Union of South Africa.
South African of or pertaining to South Africa or its people, culture, or the like. [2 definitions]
South African Dutch the descendants of the Dutch colonists in South Africa; Boers. [2 definitions]
South America a continent in the southern part of the Western Hemisphere, between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
South American of or having to do with South America, or its people or languages. [2 definitions]
southbound going toward the south.
South Carolina a southeastern U.S. state on the Atlantic coast, between North Carolina and Georgia. (abbr.: SC)
South China Sea an extension of the Pacific Ocean between Taiwan, the Philippines, Malaysia, Vietnam, and China.
South Dakota a midwestern U.S. state between North Dakota and Nebraska. (abbr.: SD)
southeast a point on the compass halfway between south and east. [4 definitions]
Southeast Asia a region of Asia consisting of the countries of Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Brunei, East Timor, and the Philippines.
southeaster a strong wind or storm from the southeast.
southeasterly of, in, or toward the southeast. [2 definitions]