- 1spice something (up) (with something) to add spice to food in order to give it more flavor highly spiced dishes
- 2spice something (up) (with something) to add interest or excitement to something He exaggerated the details to spice up the story. Her conversation is always spiced with humor.
NAmE//spaɪs//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they spice
he / she / it spices
past simple spiced
-ing form spicing