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Meaning of ACETIFY

Pronunciation:  u'setu`fI

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  turn acidic, as of solutions and substances
  2. [v]  make sour or more sour
 

ACETIFY is a 7 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: acidify, acidify, acidulate, sour
 
 Antonyms: alkalify, alkalise, alkalize, basify, dulcify, dulcorate, edulcorate, sweeten
 
 See Also: change state, change taste, turn

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \A*cet"i*fy\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Acetified}; p. pr. &
    vb. n. {Acetifying}.] [L. acetum vinegar + -fly.]
    To convert into acid or vinegar.
    
    
  2. \A*cet"i*fy\, v. i.
    To turn acid. --Encyc. Dom. Econ.
    
    
 

 

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