Definition of "spices" []

  • Any of a variety of aromatic vegetable substances, such as ginger, cinnamon, nutmeg, used as flavourings (noun)
  • These substances collectively (noun)
  • Something that represents or introduces zest, charm, or gusto (noun)
  • A small amount (noun)
  • Confectionery (noun)
  • To prepare or flavour (food) with spices (verb)
  • To introduce charm or zest into (verb)
  • Plural form of spice. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "spices" in a sentence
  • "It tastes perfectly delicious when mixed up with pumpkin spices, whipped cream and vanilla pudding."
  • "Beat in spices, salt, the egg and the pumpkin puree."
  • "You can taste the spices from the cider - cinnamon, cloves, etc. - in the finished butter, but I add in a little bit extra to keep the flavors strong."