Definition of pungent
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.
Definition of pungent from the Collins English Dictionary
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