any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt
having the characteristics of an acid; "an acid reaction"
harsh or corrosive in tone;
being sour to the taste
the traditional and typically anonymous music that is an expression of the life of people in a community
people in general (often used in the plural); "they're just country folk"; "folks around here drink moonshine"; "the common people determine the group character and preserve its customs from one generation to the next"
people descended from a common ancestor; "his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower"
a social division of (usually preliterate) people
stroke or caress in an erotic manner, as during lovemaking
preferred above all others and treated with partiality; "the favored child"
stroke or caress gently; "pet the lamb"
using a computerized radiographic technique to examine the metabolic activity in various tissues (especially in the brain)
a domesticated animal kept for companionship or amusement
a fit of petulance or sulkiness (especially at what is felt to be a slight)
a special loved one
rock music with deliberately offensive lyrics expressing anger and social alienation; in part a reaction against progressive rock
an aggressive and violent young criminal
a teenager or young adult who is a performer (or enthusiast) of punk rock and a member of the punk youth subculture
material for starting a fire
substance that smolders when ignited; used to light fuses (especially fireworks)