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verb American English pronunciation: spice /spaɪs/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyspice
he/she/itspices
present participlespicing
past tensespiced
past participlespiced

phrasal verb

spice up

[transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theyspice up
he/she/itspices up
present participlespicing up
past tensespiced up
past participlespiced up
  1. 1
    to make something more interesting or exciting

    Newspaper reports tend to spice up the real story.

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a Korean dish made from fermented cabbage or other vegetables, garlic and spices

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