rancid - Dictionary definition and meaning for word rancid
ran+acid(acid)...presence of acid(secreted by bacteria during the process of fermentation) in curd makes the curd bitter in taste and bad in smell
ran+cid..ran(rank)+cid(acid)...rank means bad smell..and a acid which smell bad
"ranc" sounds like "rank" which also means the same.
rancid=ran+cid,cid is a police officeer as we know,he ran away because ,he is unable to bear the bad smell
ran away when i smelt that acid it was so bad...
Rancid ends with "cid" which could refer to Seed oil,now bad smell of seed oil
RAIN+SEED..when rain falls on seed, it gets fermented and smells bad
ran(bhaago)+sid(sada hua)=> bhaago sadi hui badboo(odor) aa rahi hai