Agreeably pungent or sharp in taste or flavor.

Chinatown is filled with knock-off wristwatches, dumpling houses, and piquant fish markets that stink to high hell.

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“Piquant.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/piquant. Accessed 25 June 2022.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “piquant”, accessed June 25, 2022, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/piquant.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Piquant. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved June 25, 2022, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/piquant

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