Definition of raciness:
edge, spice, indecency, gaminess, lewdness, distinctness, bite, sharpness, spiciness, acuity, indelicacy, keenness, snack, insect bite, asperity, spicery, chomp, ribaldry, pungency, collation, morsel, suggestiveness, bit, acuteness, sting.
A visit to an island has generally more of interest and amusement than one to a spot on the continent, because the secluded position of the inhabitants imparts an originality and raciness to their modes of life.- "Journal of an African Cruiser", Horatio Bridge.
- "Penny Plain", Anna Buchan (writing as O. Douglas).
- "The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories", Arnold Bennett.