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ran·cid

 (răn′sĭd)
adj.
1. Having the disagreeable odor or taste of decomposing oils or fats; rank.
2. Repugnant; nasty: rancid remarks.

[Latin rancidus, from rancēre, to stink, be rotten.]

ran·cid′i·ty (ran′cid·ness) n.

rancid

(ˈrænsɪd)
adj
1. (of butter, bacon, etc) having an unpleasant stale taste or smell as the result of decomposition
2. (of a taste or smell) rank or sour; stale
[C17: from Latin rancidus rank, from rancēre to stink]
rancidity, ˈrancidness n

ran•cid

(ˈræn sɪd)

adj.
1. having a rank, unpleasant smell or taste: rancid oil.
2. (of an odor or taste) rank, unpleasant, and stale.
3. offensive or nasty.
[1640–50; < Latin rancidus rank, stinking]
ran′cid•ly, adv.
ran′cid•ness, ran•cid′i•ty, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.rancid - (used of decomposing oils or fats) having a rank smell or taste usually due to a chemical change or decomposition; "rancid butter"; "rancid bacon"
stale - lacking freshness, palatability, or showing deterioration from age; "stale bread"; "the beer was stale"
2.rancid - smelling of fermentation or staleness

rancid

adjective rotten, sour, foul, bad, off, rank, tainted, stale, musty, fetid, putrid, fusty, strong-smelling, frowsty the odour of rancid milk
fresh, pure, undecayed

rancid

adjective
Smelling of mildew or decay:
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rancid

[ˈrænsɪd] ADJrancio

rancid

[ˈrænsɪd] adjrance
to go rancid → rancir

rancid

adjranzig

rancid

[ˈrænsɪd] adjrancido/a
to smell rancid → avere odore di rancido

rancid

(ˈrӕnsid) adjective
(of food, especially butter) tasting or smelling bad.

ran·cid

a. rancio-a, de olor desagradable; que denota descomposición.