What does piquancy mean?

Definitions for piquancy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nip, piquance, piquancy, piquantness, tang, tanginess, zest(noun)

    a tart spicy quality

  2. piquancy, piquance, piquantness(noun)

    the quality of being agreeably stimulating or mentally exciting


  1. piquancy(Noun)

    The degree to which something is piquant, stimulating or exciting.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Piquancy(noun)

    the quality or state of being piquant

  2. Origin: [See Piquant.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of piquancy in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of piquancy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Helen Rowland:

    A widow is a fascinating being with the flavor of maturity, the spice of experience, the piquancy of novelty, the tang of practiced coquetry, and the halo of one man's approval.

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