Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Like lemon in taste or smell.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective tasting like lemons.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Being lemon-like, especially in terms of taste.
  • adjective Of or pertaining to lemons.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective tasting sour like a lemon

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Examples

  • Tuesday, April 12, 2005 at 05:04 PM on a website it said"a book a year" danial handleraka lemony snicket.

    The most unfortunate event in a series of unfortunate events

  • Mr. Beetz, who works out by rowing, running or playing tennis four to five times a week, chooses a sportier scent that smells "lemony" when he's applying fragrance after a post-workout shower.

    Scent Sense for Men From Coty's CEO

  • Seriously, these would go really well with a lot of things: on top of yogurt, served with some kind of lemony pound cake, maybe even on top of a green salad as a side dish.

    Middle Eastern Agrodolce Strawberries

  • If a gorgeous pile of tiny purple potatoes presents itself to her at a farmer's market, she will come home and whip up a purple potato salad garnished with herbs from her garden and serve it with cold roasted Moroccan chicken and some kind of lemony orzo and a stone fruit cobbler into which she has tossed some blackberries that looked good to her: a delicious meal created on the fly with the confidence of an excellent cook who no longer particularly needs a recipe.

    One For The Table: Maybe It's in the DNA

  • Fresh green coriander seeds — brought to market by farmers whose plants are going to seed — lend a lemony, peppery tang to cubed, raw salmon.

    Chefs talk about unusual farmers market finds

  • Or making a salad that I can pick up, by topping toasted flatbread with lemony avocado spread and shaved veggies.

    Anna Watson Carl: 6 Healthy Winter Salads... Hold the Lettuce

  • The stripes of the purer colors that seem to project are luminous, especially on "Six Grays + RYB" (2006), where they're two-toned (e.g., a buttery yellow next to a lemony one).

    Familiarity Does Little to Excite

  • Or making a salad that I can pick up, by topping toasted flatbread with lemony avocado spread and shaved veggies.

    Anna Watson Carl: 6 Healthy Winter Salads... Hold the Lettuce

  • I found, after it had sat for a few minutes, the lemony-Dr Peppery-esque flavour started to come out more, and I started to like it better than before.

    Archive 2009-01-11

  • I found, after it had sat for a few minutes, the lemony-Dr Peppery-esque flavour started to come out more, and I started to like it better than before.

    Wouldn't you like to heat a Pepper, too?

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