Definition of picante in English:

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picante

Pronunciation: /pɪˈkanteɪ/

adjective

(Of food) spicy.
Example sentences
  • Try flavors beyond the traditional relishes, ketchup and mustards, like curry or picante sauce.
  • I put butter buds or picante sauce on it to cut out fats.
  • The picante sauce has kick and mixes well with the enchilada.

Origin

Spanish, literally 'pricking, biting'.

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