strong, hot, spicy, seasoned, sharp, acid, bitter, stinging, sour, tart, aromatic, tangy, acrid, peppery, piquant, industrial-strength (mainly humorous), highly flavoured, acerb
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Translations for 'pungent'
- British English: pungent ADJECTIVE
Something that is pungent has a strong, sharp smell or taste which is often so strong that it is unpleasant.The more herbs you use, the more pungent the sauce will be.
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