Definition of 'piquant'
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Which is in itself a parting blow of piquant irony. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The piquant sauce is my adaptation of a rustic Spanish tomato sauce. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But it's a piquant little number that's well worth the ticket price. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Fresh scandals have eclipsed it, and their more piquant details have drawn the gossips away from this four-year-old drama. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1892)The most important role of spices was in a huge variety of piquant sauces, perhaps the single most distinctive feature of medieval European cuisine. SPICE: The History of a Temptation (2004)
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Used Occasionally. piquant is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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