Pronunciation: (sôr'ul, sor'-),[key] —n. 1. light reddish-brown.
2. a horse of this color, often with a light-colored mane and tail.
—adj. of the color sorrel.
Pronunciation: (sôr'ul, sor'-),[key] —n. 1. any of various plants belonging to the genus Rumex, of the buckwheat family, having edible acid leaves used in salads, sauces, etc.
2. any of various sour-juiced plants of the genus Oxalis. Cf. wood sorrel. 3. any of various similar plants.