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- n. The property of being spicy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality or state of being spicy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The quality of being racy, piquant, or spiey, in any sense.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the property of being seasoned with spice and so highly flavored
- n. behavior or language bordering on indelicacy
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There is a hint of spiciness from the ginger, zing from the lemon and crunch from the pepitas, so much in fact that I wish I had added more to the batter.
I’ll echo others that Kyochon’s spiciness is its best asset.
The creaminess of this wonderfully tangy dressing comes from low-fat yogurt, while the spiciness is a result of horseradish and mustard.
The food here is notable for its spiciness, which is intense - but there are layered flavors underneath the heat that keep you coming back for more.
I sometimes dice up the little grape tomatoes they hold up better too for a little sweetness to set off the bite of the onion and that unique "spiciness" of cilantro.
I loved the way they infused the sauce with a different kind of spiciness: bright and slightly briney.
Hsieh offered another metaphor: jazz chords serve the function of adding "spiciness" to a song.
Gingerlily will be too complex and add a musty-earthy spiciness which is what I’m trying to get away from.
"spiciness" must allude to some hitherto unknown ability, like being able to hide himself in her underwear drawer.
As a garnish, slices of sweet pickled onion further played with the slight spiciness of the salsa verde.