verjuice

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ver·juice

 (vûr′jo͞os′)
n.
1. The acidic juice of unripe grapes or other sour fruit, such as crabapples.
2. Sourness, as of disposition.

[Middle English verjus, from Old French vertjus : verd, unripe; see verdant + jus, juice; see juice.]

verjuice

(ˈvɜːˌdʒuːs)
n
1. (Cookery)
a. the acid juice of unripe grapes, apples, or crab apples, formerly much used in making sauces, etc
b. (as modifier): verjuice sauce.
2. rare
a. sourness or sharpness of temper, looks, etc
b. (as modifier): a verjuice old wife.
vb
(tr) rare to make sour; embitter
[C14: from Old French vert jus green (unripe) juice, from Old French vert green (from Latin viridis) + jus juice (from Latin jūs)]

ver•juice

(ˈvɜrˌdʒus)

n.
1. an acid liquor made from crab apples, unripe grapes, etc.
2. sourness, as of temper or expression.
[1275–1325; Middle English verjuis < Middle French vertjus=vert green (< Latin viridis) + jus juice]

verjuice


Past participle: verjuiced
Gerund: verjuicing

Imperative
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verjuice
Present
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he/she/it verjuices
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Preterite
I verjuiced
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
I was verjuicing
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Past Perfect
I had verjuiced
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Future
I will verjuice
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Future Perfect
I will have verjuiced
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Future Continuous
I will be verjuicing
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been verjuicing
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been verjuicing
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he/she/it will have been verjuicing
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you will have been verjuicing
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been verjuicing
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he/she/it had been verjuicing
we had been verjuicing
you had been verjuicing
they had been verjuicing
Conditional
I would verjuice
you would verjuice
he/she/it would verjuice
we would verjuice
you would verjuice
they would verjuice
Past Conditional
I would have verjuiced
you would have verjuiced
he/she/it would have verjuiced
we would have verjuiced
you would have verjuiced
they would have verjuiced
Translations
agrazverjus