Examples of spicy in a Sentence
a spicy suggestion that earned him a slap in the face
Recent Examples of spicy from the Web
The product offerings range from familiar fare such as pickles and sauerkraut to more niche items like kimchi, a spicy Korean side dish made from cabbage or other vegetables, and kombucha, a fermented tea drink.
Legends say her recipe was a spicy stew made of a onions, tomatoes and chili peppers, simmered with antelope meat.
Best of all, the simple double cheeseburger with onions, pickles and spicy mustard ($5.60), was everything a burger should be.
With them come dipping sauces of bacon beer cheese and spicy brown mustard.
Ashlyanfu, a delicious noodle salad served in a spicy vinaigrette, is one of the Dungans’ most famous recipes, sold in many Central Asian cities.
Serve the spicy egg dish with vegetarian refried beans and toasted whole-wheat English muffins.
Besides alcohol, other triggers include hot or spicy foods, caffeine and in some cases citrus fruits.
And for the last two years, there's the spicy addition of superb dual-threat quarterback Jalen Hurts.
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First Known Use of spicy
Synonymsbawdy, blue, gamy (or gamey), lewd, off, off-color (or off-colored), racy, ribald, risqué, salty, suggestive
Related Wordsleering; barnyard, coarse, coarse-grained, crude, earthy, foul, gross, vulgar; dirty, filthy, gutter, indecent, lascivious, locker-room, nasty, obscene, pornographic, porny, prurient, raunchy, smutty, stag, unprintable, unpublishable, warm, X-rated; immodest, indecorous, indelicate, naughty
Near Antonymsclean, decent, G-rated, nonobscene; innocuous, inoffensive; priggish, prim, prudish, puritanical, staid, straitlaced (or straightlaced), Victorian; correct, decorous, genteel, nice, polite, proper, respectable, seemly
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