piquant, savory, savoury, spicy, zestyadjective
having an agreeably pungent taste
producing a burning sensation on the taste nerves
"hot salsa"; "jalapeno peppers are very hot"
blue, gamy, gamey, juicy, naughty, racy, risque, spicyadjective
suggestive of sexual impropriety
"a blue movie"; "blue jokes"; "he skips asterisks and gives you the gamy details"; "a juicy scandal"; "a naughty wink"; "naughty words"; "racy anecdotes"; "a risque story"; "spicy gossip"
Of, pertaining to, or containing spice.
He prepared a spicy casserole.
Piquant; provoking a burning sensation due to the presence of chillies or similar spices.
This curry is too spicy for me. I can't eat it.
Tangy, zesty, or pungent.
Her head jerked back when she smelled the strong, spicy aroma.
Vigorous; colorful; stimulating.
He is known for his spicy political commentary.
Risqué, sexy, racy; mildly pornographic.
I don't want my children to see the spicy images on this web site.
flavored with, or containing, spice or spices; fragrant; aromatic; as, spicy breezes
producing, or abounding with, spices
fig.: Piquant; racy; as, a spicy debate
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
spī′si, adj. producing or abounding with spices: fragrant: pungent: piquant, pointed, racy: showy.—adv. Spī′cily.—n. Spī′ciness.
The numerical value of spicy in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of spicy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
I had never tasted yellow rice before that, we ate it with sambal (a spicy sauce) and it was delicious.
There are certain foods that are triggers for people with incontinence or overactive bladders, including spicy foods, which doctors have identified as common irritants for women.
I love using canned beans for my spicy dark chocolate chili bowls and my kids love my pumpkin bread with dark chocolate chips and almonds that uses canned pumpkin.
When we were young, we had this fermented cottage cheese with bald potatoes, but it is such a strong spicy taste that it was too strong for the new generation, and the trade died out.
We did a lot of internal testing for the dipping sauces and kept an eye on industry trends. i don’t think five years ago you’d have seen so many spicy sauces, but the palate is shifting.
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- حريف, حارArabic
- würzig, pikant, scharf, gewürztGerman
- ζωηρός, πικάντικος, τολμηρός, αψύς, καρυκευμένος, καυτόςGreek
- picante, sazonado, aliñado, aromático, condimentadoSpanish
- maustettu, mausteinen, pisteliäs, pornahtava, pistäväFinnish
- épicé, piquantFrench
- तीखा, मसालेदारHindi
- fűszeres, zamatos, pikáns, borsosHungarian
- とげのある, スパイシー, 辛い, 刺激的, 辛口のJapanese
- រសជាតិហិរ, ហឹរKhmer
- 맵다, 매운, 짜릿한Korean
- acutus, CONDITUSLatin
- пикантен, зачинет, лутMacedonian
- pikant, gekruid, kruidigDutch
- picante, condimentado, apimentado, temperadoPortuguese
- пряный, острый, пикантный, энергичный, неприличный, живойRussian
- stark, kryddstark, pikant, skarp, kryddigSwedish
- เผ็ด, รสเผ็ดThai
- gia vị, cayVietnamese
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