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Yeasty

Meaning: 1. containing, or resembling yeast, 2. lacking in seriousness or maturity.

Apr 4, 2016 11:36 IST
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Meaning: 1. containing, or resembling yeast, 2. lacking in seriousness or maturity.

Pronunciation: yee-stee

Synonyms: barmy, creamy, fizzy, seething, spumy, burbling, dizzy, featherbrained, flighty, frivolous, frothy

Antonyms: earnest, serious, serious-minded, sober, unfrivolous

Usage/Example: 1. This pale gold, slightly hazy Belgian pale ale offers yeasty, banana candy, dried fruit and malty notes on the nose (Source: Winnipeg Free Press)

2. The mixture should smell a little bit yeasty when ready

3. The warm, floral-yeasty air flows out in waves, wafting around the rows and rows of barrels. (Source: Eater)

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