Associations to the word «Spice»


SPICE, noun. (countable) (uncountable) Plant matter (usually dried) used to season or flavour food.
SPICE, noun. (figurative) (uncountable) Appeal, interest; an attribute that makes something appealing, interesting, or engaging.
SPICE, noun. (uncountable) (Yorkshire) Sweets, candy.
SPICE, noun. (obsolete) Species; kind.
SPICE, verb. (transitive) To add spice or spices to.
SPICE, noun. (nonce word) plural of spouse
SPICE ISLANDS, proper noun. The Moluccas or Maluku Islands, an archipelago in Indonesia comprising the provinces of Maluku and North Maluku.
SPICE ISLANDS, proper noun. The Zanzibar Archipelago, in the Zanzibar semi-autonomous region of Tanzania.
SPICE UP, verb. To enhance the flavor of something by adding spice to it.
SPICE UP, verb. (idiomatic) To make more exotic, fun or extravagant.

Dictionary definition

SPICE, noun. Aromatic substances of vegetable origin used as a preservative.
SPICE, noun. Any of a variety of pungent aromatic vegetable substances used for flavoring food.
SPICE, noun. The property of being seasoned with spice and so highly flavored.
SPICE, verb. Make more interesting or flavorful; "Spice up the evening by inviting a belly dancer".
SPICE, verb. Add herbs or spices to.

Wise words

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