rancid

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ˈrænsɪd/

Adjective[change]

Positive
rancid

Comparative
more rancid

Superlative
most rancid

  1. If something is rancid, it is bad smelling or tasting.
    The cheese that you left in the refrigerator is rancid.
  2. If someone is rancid, they are offensive.
    His comments about you were rancid in nature.

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