Examples of spicy in a Sentence
a spicy suggestion that earned him a slap in the face
Recent Examples of spicy from the Web
Similar to spicy peppers, sweet bell peppers contain the chemical compound capsaicin, which is known to help reduce inflammation and potentially even pain.
In addition to dumplings, Pinch serves sides such as sweet and spicy cabbage, green beans, and daikon radishes ($3 each), as well as bubble tea ($6) with flavors including mango, lychee, pomegranate and passion fruit.
If not spicy enough, let potatoes soak a bit longer.
Another signature, less traditional pie is the sting like a bee ($16), which boasts sopressata salami enhanced by a sweet and spicy local honey.
Tomato gave tang to the sweet and spicy sauce covering the jumbo fresh shrimp and vegetables.
Filled with all things saucy, spicy, and crispy, Coscarelli's inspired dishes are inventive and crave-worthy.
And there’s just something magical about a sauce that’s both sweet and spicy at the same time!
While pork belly and kimchee pancakes are on the menu, fried chicken is the name of the game here (try their sweet and spicy sauce or order it plain with a salad of spring onions on top).
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First Known Use of spicy
SPICY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of spicy for English Language Learners
of food : flavored with or containing strong spices and especially ones that cause a burning feeling in your mouth
: exciting and somewhat shocking
SPICY Defined for Kids
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