piquantly
adverb see piquant

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Piquantly — Pi quant*ly, adv. In a piquant manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • piquantly — piquant ► ADJECTIVE 1) having a pleasantly sharp taste or appetizing flavour. 2) pleasantly stimulating or exciting. DERIVATIVES piquancy noun piquantly adverb. ORIGIN French, stinging, pricking …   English terms dictionary

  • piquantly — See piquancy. * * * …   Universalium

  • piquantly — adverb In a piquant manner; with piquancy …   Wiktionary

  • piquantly — pɪːkÉ™ntlɪ adv. pungently, spicily, with a sharp flavor; interestingly, fascinatingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • piquantly — pi·quant·ly …   English syllables

  • piquantly — See: piquant …   English dictionary

  • piquantly — adverb with strong spices; in a spicy manner the soup was spicily flavored • Syn: ↑spicily • Derived from adjective: ↑spicy (for: ↑spicily), ↑piquant …   Useful english dictionary

  • spicily — adverb with strong spices; in a spicy manner the soup was spicily flavored • Syn: ↑piquantly • Derived from adjective: ↑spicy, ↑piquant (for: ↑piquantly) …   Useful english dictionary

  • pert — adjective Etymology: Middle English, evident, attractive, saucy, short for apert evident, from Anglo French, from Latin apertus open, from past participle of aperire to open Date: 14th century 1. a. saucily free and forward ; flippantly cocky and …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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