Definition of Spiciness

1. Noun. The property of being seasoned with spice and so highly flavored.

Exact synonyms: Spice, Spicery
Generic synonyms: Taste Property
Specialized synonyms: Bite, Pungency, Raciness, Sharpness, Nip, Piquance, Piquancy, Piquantness, Tang, Tanginess, Zest, Hotness, Pepperiness
Derivative terms: Spice, Spice, Spice, Spicy



2. Noun. Behavior or language bordering on indelicacy.
Exact synonyms: Gaminess, Raciness, Ribaldry
Generic synonyms: Indelicacy
Derivative terms: Gamy, Racy, Spicy

Definition of Spiciness

1. n. The quality or state of being spicy.

Definition of Spiciness

1. Noun. The property of being spicy. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Spiciness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Spiciness

spicenut
spicenuts
spicer
spiceries
spicers
spicery
spices
spicewood
spicewoods
spicey
spicier
spiciest
spiciferous
spiciform
spicily
spiciness (current term)
spicinesses
spicing
spick
spick-and-span
spick and span
spicker
spickest
spicknel
spicknels
spicks
spicose
spicous
spics
spicula

Literary usage of Spiciness

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. University Chronicle by University of Michigan (1879)
"But all of them seemed to be lacking in that one quality, "spiciness," without which ... Is this a specimen of the "spiciness" which our exponent of college ..."

2. The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare, Walter Morris Hart (1917)
"sable (1) (i. 2. 240; ii. 2. 474), black; (2) (iv. 7. 81; iii. 2. 137), sable fur. sallet (ii. 2. 462), spiciness, indecency. ..."

3. The Black Arrow: A Tale of the Two Roses by Robert Louis Stevenson (1888)
"There is a certain spiciness and'piquancy of flavor in her work which makes even the slightest things that come from her pen pleasant and profitable reading ..."

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