She lapped once with the tip of her tongue, tasting both the metallic, spicy blood and her tears.
It is a colourless oil boiling at 247° C., and having a spicy odour.
The violent exercise of hunting, in supper-parties with his intimates, and in spicy indiscretions.
She breathed deeply of his spicy, virile smell, comforted by it.
Gariofilum), corrupted from the Latin Caryophyllum, and referring to the spicy odour of the flower, which seems to have been used in flavouring wine and other liquors to replace the more costly clove of India.
"That there's some pretty spicy material for the boy," Fred cautioned.
The use made of the flowers to impart a spicy flavour to ale and wine is alluded to by Chaucer, who writes: "And many a clove gilofre To put in ale"; also by Spenser, who refers to them by the name of sops in wine, which was applied in consequence of their being steeped in the liquor.
It smelled sweet and spicy, a scent that always reminded him of pecan pie.
She groaned at tasting him; he was as sweetly spicy as he smelled.