HyperDic: spicy

English > 2 senses of the word spicy:
ADJECTIVEallspicy, hotproducing a burning sensation on the taste nerves
allspicy, blue, gamy, gamey, juicy, naughty, racy, risquesuggestive of sexual impropriety
spicy > pronunciation
Soundsspay'siy
Rhymesabsorbency ... Yangtze: 255 rhymes with siy...
English > spicy: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningProducing a burning sensation on the taste nerves.
Synonymhot
Broadertastypleasing to the sense of taste
Spanishpicante
Nounsspicinessthe property of being seasoned with spice and so highly flavored
Adverbsspicilywith strong spices
English > spicy: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningSuggestive of sexual impropriety.
Example "spicy gossip"
Synonymsblue, gamy, gamey, juicy, naughty, racy, risque
Broadersexymarked by or tending to arouse sexual desire or interest
Spanishpicante, pícaro, verde
Catalanpicant, verd
Nounsspicinessbehavior or language bordering on indelicacy

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