Definition of sour ball in English:

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sour ball

Entry from US English dictionary


A hard candy, especially a jawbreaker, with a sour flavor.
Example sentences
  • Today's innovations expand this type of candy from the old sour balls into such areas like liquid candy, powder candy, ropes, and gummies.
  • And lots of sour balls, gummy bears and similar non-chocolate candy should be fine.
  • Holland rolls words around in her mouth like she's savouring a penny-candy sour ball, drawling out the syllables like each is its own mini-story.

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Syllabification: sour ball

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