tanginess

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tanginess a tart spicy quality
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Usage

In literature:

The other two commenced the ascent of the long spur which leads to Shahi-Tangi.
"The Story of the Malakand Field Force" by Sir Winston S. Churchill
Medium, semihard and tangy, also used for slicing until nine months old.
"The Complete Book of Cheese" by Robert Carlton Brown
These advanced to the assault on the Tangi Pass.
"Through Three Campaigns" by G. A. Henty
A clean, tangy odor filled the cabin as it began functioning.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, August 1930" by Various
Time flew apace, and when they came down the hill again from Tangy Point the sky was golden with sunset.
"The Head Girl at the Gables" by Angela Brazil
Or is it just your tangy Highland air that makes me hungry enough to imagine it?
"The Riddle of the Spinning Wheel" by Mary E. Hanshew
It had the tangy bitterness of cassava flour.
"Caribbee" by Thomas Hoover
The British troops accordingly stormed the Hinis Tangi defile in face of opposition, and burned the village of Jandola.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 4" by Various
The bereaved man charged him with being a fraud, and, in the course of a quarrel, split his skull open with a tangi (axe).
"Omens and Superstitions of Southern India" by Edgar Thurston
Arden drew in a deep breath of a tangy perfume.
"The Orchard Secret" by Cleo Garis
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In poetry:

No birds in sight. The forest withers slowly,
Resigned to utter emptiness and chill.
No mushrooms, but there comes from out a gully
Of mushroom damp the strong and tangy smell.
""No birds in sight, The forest withers slowly"" by Ivan Bunin

In news:

This recipe combines sweetness and tanginess, and also has a nice kick.
Paducah 's Tangy Barbecued Beef Recipe.
Tangy pickled cabbage and spicy carrot kimchi are the key to Angelo Sosa's tofu-topped green salad at New York Ci.
In this image taken on Nov 12, 2012, sweet-and-tangy barbecue brisket sliders are shown served on a bun in Concord, N.H.
In this image taken on Nov 12, 2012, a sweet-and-tangy barbecue brisket slider is shown served on a bun in Concord, N.H.
The future will be hot and tangy.
ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons gives you 'sweet, tangy, spicy, smokey'.
But she is a master of unusual flavor combinations, such as lobster roasted with baby strawberries, the tangy fruit offsetting the richness of the seafood.
Lemonade cake is loaded with tangy citrus flavor.
This combination of warm potatoes and lentils , tossed with soft, creamy goat cheese and a tangy dressing, is utterly delicious.
I love this salad – it is tart, tangy and delish.
The meatballs , while certainly delicious, were both too tangy and too sweet to pair with your basic pasta sauce.
Embrace the tangy, sweet-and-savory side of these meatballs .
Whether you fancy a tangy goat or a creamy blue, one of these cheeses is sure to satisfy.
Tangy, juicy, crunchy, creamy, zesty: What more can you ask of a summer sandwich .
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