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One entry found for piquancy.
Entry Word: piquancy
Function: noun
Text: the quality or state of being stimulating to the mind or senses <a talk show host known for the quickness and piquancy of his wit> <I appreciated the piquancy of the peppers in the sauce>
Synonyms pungency, zest
Related Words raciness, spiciness; fieriness, hotness; acuteness, keenness, sharpness; provocativeness; excitement, invigoration, stimulation, thrill; flavor, savor, tastiness
Near Antonyms flatness, tastelessness; dullness (also dulness), monotonousness, predictability, tediousness; blandness, thinness, weakness
Antonyms insipidity