Examples of pungency in a Sentence
the pungency of the vinegar gives the salad dressing the kick that it needs
theatergoers have long delighted in the pungency and wit of the play's dialogue
Recent Examples of pungency from the Web
Recently the Carter Center’s office in Sarh, a provincial capital in southern Chad, filled with an aquatic pungency as Dr. Eberhard and Mr. Cleveland gutted and skinned 13 frogs.
The sauce is honeyed and tomato-rich, faintly spicy, with a pinch of oregano added at the end for pungency.
If it’s made well, the oil will strike a balance of fruitiness, bitterness and pungency.
The book takes its time getting on the highway, and the slow pace is exacerbated by Katharine McEwan’s demure and deliberate narration, which drains some of the pungency from Hartman’s prose.
In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue’’), possesses extravagant gifts of language, with a knack for constructing dialogue that ranges from soaring lyricism to street-smart pungency before returning back to lyricism.
There’s some grapefruit from Centennial and Cascade hops, lemon from Citra, grass from Amarillo and Mosaic and pungency from Chinook.
Aroma dissipates but can linger The aroma has the sharp pungency of a rotten egg.
The Reaper clocks in at 2.2 million Scoville heat units (the Scoville scale is used to gauge the pungency of chili peppers).
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