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spices

noun
plural of spice

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a sweet or pleasant smell
  • a cologne for men that captures all of the spice of the sea

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2 something (as a spice or herb) that adds an agreeable or interesting taste to food
  • Europe in Columbus's time imported rare and valuable spices from the Indies

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spices

verb
present tense third-person singular of spice

Synonyms of spices (Entry 2 of 2)

to make more pleasant to the taste by adding something intensely flavored
  • spice the stew with more pepper

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“Spices.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spices. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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