1. behavior or language bordering on indelicacy
Syn: ↑gaminess, ↑raciness, ↑ribaldry
Derivationally related forms: ↑spicy, ↑racy (for: ↑raciness), ↑gamy (for: ↑gaminess)
Hypernyms: ↑indelicacy
2. the property of being seasoned with spice and so highly flavored
Syn: ↑spice, ↑spicery
Derivationally related forms: ↑spice (for: ↑spicery), ↑spice (for: ↑spice), ↑spicy
Hypernyms: ↑taste property
pungency, ↑bite, ↑sharpness, ↑raciness, ↑nip, ↑piquance, ↑piquancy, ↑piquantness, ↑tang, ↑tanginess, ↑zest, ↑hotness, ↑pepperiness

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