Synonyms of piquancy in English:


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See Spanish definition of gracia


1‘when added to certain dishes, the herb gives a tantalizing piquancy’

spiciness, tang, spice, tastiness, savouriness, pungency, edge, sharpness, tartness, pepperiness, saltiness, bite, zest
informal zing, kick, punch
archaic relish

2‘the play retains much of its original piquancy’

interest, fascination, excitement, vigour, vitality, liveliness, spirit, colour, sparkle, zest, spice, spiciness, sharpness, raciness, saltiness, provocativeness, bite, edge
informal zing, pizzazz