Entry from US English dictionary
A hard candy, especially a jawbreaker, with a sour flavor.
- 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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