Russian word of the day: Пряный

Jan 02, 2020

пря́ный

pryá-nyî

Adjective

spicy, piquant; heady

Examples

  • Мо́жешь подели́ться реце́птом твоего́ пря́ного апельси́нового пирога́?

    mó-zheesh' pa-dee-lée-tsa ree-tsép-tam tva-ee-vó pryá-na-va a-peel'-sée-na-va-va pee-ra-gá

    Can you share the recipe for your spicy orange pie?

  • От неё исходи́л едва́ заме́тный пря́ный арома́т духо́в.

    at nee-yó ees-ha-déel yed-vá za-myét-nyî pryá-nyî a-ra-mát du-hóf

    She was exuding a barely noticeable spicy aroma of perfume.

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Same stem words

пря́ник [pryá-neek] Noun
pryanik, spice-cake made of sugar, honey and spices (Russian version of gingerbread)

Related words and phrases

солёный [sa-lyó-nyi] Adjective
salty
ки́слый [kées-lyi] Adjective
sour
го́рький [gór'-keei] Adjective
bitter
пре́сный [pryés-nyi] Adjective
fresh, sweet (water); unsalted, tasteless (food)
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