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piquancy
American English: /ˈpikənsi/
British English: /ˈpiːk(ə)nsi/

Translation of piquancy in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • 2 (of sauce)
    lo sabroso
    lo bien sazonado
    Example sentences
    • The salsa, which I expected to give the rest of the ingredients a spicy kick up the backside, had no piquancy whatsoever.
    • Five splashes of Tabasco were added to each person's plate, increasing the piquancy of the already spicy chili.
    • The slightly spicy sauce with the lime butter piquancy certainly paid off with this dish.
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