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Definitions of pepper

  1. To sprinkle or season with pepper. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Figuratively: To shower shot or other missiles, or blows, upon; to pelt; to fill with shot, or cover with bruises or wounds. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To season with this hot spice; to shower objects upon, as stones. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. To season with pepper; pelt; scold. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. To fire numerous shots (at). Webster Dictionary DB
  6. attack and bombard with or as if with missiles; "pelt the speaker with questions" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7. add pepper to; "pepper the soup" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  8. The plant which yields pepper, an East Indian woody climber (Piper nigrum), with ovate leaves and apetalous flowers in spikes opposite the leaves. The berries are red when ripe. Also, by extension, any one of the several hundred species of the genus Piper, widely dispersed throughout the tropical and subtropical regions of the earth. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. To sprinkle with pepper; to beat; to pelt with shot. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. To sprinkle with pepper; to pelt; to mangle or pierce with a number of missiles, as with shot. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  11. any of various tropical plants of the genus Capsicum bearing peppers Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  12. sweet and hot varieties of fruits of plants of the genus Capsicum Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. A well-known, pungently aromatic condiment, the dried berry, either whole or powdered, of the Piper nigrum. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. Any plant of the genus Capsicum, and its fruit; red pepper; as, the bell pepper. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. A hot spice made of the ground seeds of various East Indian plants. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  16. A plant and its fruit, with a hot, pungent taste. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  17. A plant and its pungent spicy fruit. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  18. A tropical climbing shrub, its pungent aromatic berries, or a condiment prepared from them. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  19. A hot pungent spice. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  20. A well-known pungent spice, much used as a seasoning when ground to a powder. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for pepper

  1. Better pepper young Caleb. – The Star-Gazers by George Manville Fenn
  2. An' here's the pepper box! – The Life of Nancy by Sarah Orne Jewett
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