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American English: /ˈspaɪsi/
British English: /ˈspʌɪsi/

Translation of spicy in Spanish:

adjective -cier, -ciest

  • 1.1 (sauce/food) (highly seasoned)
    muy condimentado
    (with spices)
    con muchas especias
    (hot, peppery)
    Example sentences
    • This was braised cubes of lamb in a spicy coconut sauce with fragrant rice for €15.50.
    • A little bowl of diablo sauce, a spicy and fresh tomato salsa, came on the side.
    • To top it off, the skewers were presented on a plate with potatoes, sour cream, and a spicy tomato sauce.
    1.2 (racy)
    (with sexual connotations)

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