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Acid appears in many palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Di can okay a yak on acid.
  • "Raft on still acid", I call, "it’s not far!"
  • "Slam in acid!" I call, if I fill acidic animals.
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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun acid:

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Definition of the noun acid

What does acid mean as a name of something?

Acid is one of the top 1000 most common nouns in the English language.

noun - plural: acids

  1. 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
  2. street name for lysergic acid diethylamide

Definition of the adjective acid

What does acid mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more acid / acider | most acid / acidest

  1. harsh or corrosive in tone
  2. being sour to the taste
  3. having the characteristics of an acid

Alternative definition of the adjective acid


  1. Sour, sharp, or biting to the taste; tart; having the taste of vinegar.
  2. [figuratively] Sour-tempered.
  3. Of or pertaining to an acid; acidic.
  4. [music] Denoting a musical genre that is a distortion (as if hallucinogenic) of an existing genre, as in acid house, acid jazz, acid rock.


"Acid" a.k.a. "Tezaab", released on 11 November 1988, is an Indian Hindi movie. The film gave actress Madhuri Dixit her first big break and reaffirmed Anil Kapoor's status, after a successful Mr India.


Acid is a fictional character from the 2002 film Stop Violence.


  1. "Acid" is a musical album of Ray Barretto.
    • released in (47 years ago)
  2. "Acid" is a composition.
  3. "Acid" is a musical album of Acid.
    • released in (33 years ago)
  4. "Acid" is a musical album of Dirtsman & Dirstman.
  5. "Acid" is a musical single of Jérôme Tissot.


  1. ACID was a Japanese rock band originally created by Hideki after Siam Shade disbanded.
    • also known as ACID
    • members:
      • CHACK between and
    • genres: Alternative metal, Emo, Rock music, Alternative rock
    • albums: "ACID 1.5 ~Punk Drunker~", "ACID 1.7~SPIRITUAL CIRCUS~", "ACID 2.0~SPIRITUAL CIRCUS COMPLETE~", "0:00 A.M. / 花吹雪", "PRAY FOR THE FUTURE", "世界が終るまでは・・・ / FAKE"
  2. Acid a.k.a. The Brian Jonestown Massacre is an American neo-psychedelia band formed in San Francisco in 1990. The band's output spans psychedelic rock, folk rock and shoegaze.
  3. Acid is a musical group.
    • albums: "Acid", "Engine Beast", "Maniac", "Black Car"
  4. ACiD is a musical group.
    • albums: "囚。-ト.ラ.ワ.レ-", "Oxidize Phenomina"
  5. Acid is a musical group.
    • album: "Hipguard / Freedom Lover"

There are other groups with in their name, like 302 Acid, Acid Bath, Acid Bats, Acid Bell, Acid Cool, Acid Drop, Acid King, Acid Mess, Acid rain, Acid test, Acid Brass, Acid Death, Acid Eater, Acid Enema, Acid Girls, Acid green, Acid Horse, Acid Jesus, Acid Queen.


  1. Acid: An acid is a chemical substance whose aqueous solutions are characterized by a sour taste, the ability to turn blue litmus red, and the ability to react with bases and certain metals to form salts. Aqueous solutions of acids have a pH of less than 7. A lower pH means a higher acidity, and thus a higher concentration of positive hydrogen ions in the solution. Chemicals or substances having the property of an acid are said to be acidic.
    • also known as אסיד
  2. ACID: In computer science, ACID is a set of properties that guarantee that database transactions are processed reliably. In the context of databases, a single logical operation on the data is called a transaction. For example, a transfer of funds from one bank account to another, even involving multiple changes such as debiting one account and crediting another, is a single transaction.
  3. Acid is a computer virus which infects .COM and .EXE files including Each time an infected file is executed, Acid infects all of the .EXE files in the current directory. Later, if an infected file is executed, it infects the .COM files in the current directory. Programs infected with Acid will have had the first 792 bytes of the host program overwritten with Acid's own code. There will be no file length increase unless the original host program was smaller than 792 bytes, in which case it will become 792 bytes in length. The program's date and time in the DOS disk directory listing will not be altered.
  4. Acid is a Burmese hip hop group often credited with releasing Burma's first hip hop album, Beginning, in 2000. Two of the group's founders were later imprisoned for the group's allegedly pro-democracy lyrics.

Phrases with Acid

Phrases starting with the word Acid:

  1. acid dye
  2. Acid Drop
  3. acid head
  4. Acid jazz
  5. acid rain
  6. acid rock
  7. acid test
  8. acid-fast
  9. Acid-Free
  10. acid-wash

Phrases ending with the word Acid:

  1. R Acid
  2. On Acid
  3. Amic Acid
  4. bile acid
  5. Drop Acid
  6. Keto acid
  7. lead-acid
  8. Milk Acid
  9. Soda-Acid
  10. uric acid

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Acid

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Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences (1882)

by Henry Watts

forms with sesquichloride of iron a pale brown-red precipitate, insoluble in excess of the ammonia-salt (whereby it is distinguished from the precipitate formed by succinic acid). It is very bulky, and difficult to wash ; soluble in acids but not in ...

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

tip-top, topnotch, tops acerbate: embitter, envenom, exasperate, infuriate, irritate acerbic: acid, acrid, astringent, bitter, corrosive, harsh, sarcastic, sharp, sour, tart aces, double: ambsace acetic acid: corrosive, vesicant, vinegar ache: agonize, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Boric acid is used as a fungicide, bactericide, antiseptic, and as an insecticide, but has several other useful properties such as a flame retardant. Normally it is produced from borate minerals by reaction with sulfuric acid. From a toxicological ...

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It now seems certain that the amino acid sequence of any protein is determined by the sequence of bases in some region of a particular nucleic acid molecule. (Francis Crick)
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Scrabble value of A1C3I1D2

The value of this 4-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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