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gingery

[ jin-juh-ree ]
/ ˈdʒɪn dʒə ri /
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adjective
having the flavor or pungence of ginger; spicy: gingery cookies.
piquant; sharp and lively: gingery humor.
of the color of ginger.
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Origin of gingery

First recorded in 1850–55; ginger + -y1
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How to use gingery in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for gingery

gingery
/ (ˈdʒɪndʒərɪ) /

adjective
like or tasting of ginger
of or like the colour ginger
full of vigour; high-spirited
pointed; bitinga gingery remark
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