Definition of 'pepper'

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Season to taste with salt and pepper. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Add the red pepper and stir for a couple more minutes. The Sun (2016)Season with salt and freshly ground pepper and serve. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Season with salt and pepper and sprinkle over the parsley. The Sun (2016)Add a squeeze of lemon, pinch salt and grind pepper. Times, Sunday Times (2016)EATING hot red chilli peppers could help you live longer, experts found. The Sun (2017)I tried the pepper flavour. The Sun (2016)Rub 2 tbsp oil and a pinch of salt and some freshly ground pepper over the steaks, and place into the hot frying pan. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Top with the mascarpone and sprinkle with pepper to serve. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Black peppercorns were sometimes made out of clay and flavoured with cayenne pepper. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The front panel of the medic van was peppered with shrapnel. Oliver Poole BLACK KNIGHTS: On the Bloody Road to Baghdad (2003)Transfer the onion and bell pepper to a bowl. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Season with cayenne pepper and serve with toast. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There was to be no more hot pepper anyway. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Too much red and green pepper and not enough cauliflower or mustard for my taste. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Any chance of getting unemployed construction workers to fill the potholes that pepper the roads? Times, Sunday Times (2012)It is the size of a small chilli pepper and can be implanted without major surgery. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is not liberally peppered with old favourites or writers with a large back catalogue. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Season with sea salt and freshly ground pepper. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Taste and adjust the seasoning with salt and pepper. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It provides the perfect base for anything from roasted red peppers and mozzarella to mascarpone and strawberries. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Rub the steaks with half the spice mixture and pepper and brush with oil. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Sprinkle some cayenne pepper into your shoes or wellies and your feet will not turn blue. Martlew, Gillian & Silver, Shelley Stay Well This Winter (1989)Just days earlier he was peppered with shrapnel when a roadside bomb exploded. The Sun (2009)Or boil them and mix in roasted garlic and cayenne pepper for a vibrant orange mash. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Season with salt and pepper and serve hot. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The ingredients have such strong flavours that the pepper and the lemon can dance all over the lamb. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Instead munch on sticks of crunchy, sweet red and yellow pepper. The Sun (2013)Add a good grinding of pepper and serve in warm, shallow bowls. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Add red and yellow peppers, tomatoes and olives. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This season is all about the exotic, so hot chilli peppers or citrus fruits are a must. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Arrange the ingredients in an oven dish and sprinkle with olive oil, oregano, salt and freshly ground pepper. Times, Sunday Times (2009)

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Translations for 'pepper'

British English: pepper /ˈpɛpə/ NOUN
spice Pepper is a spice with a hot taste which you put on food.
...freshly ground black pepper.
  • American English: pepper
  • Arabic: فُلْفُلٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: pimenta
  • Chinese: 胡椒粉
  • Croatian: papar
  • Czech: pepř
  • Danish: peber
  • Dutch: peper groente
  • European Spanish: pimienta
  • Finnish: pippuri
  • French: poivre
  • German: Pfeffer
  • Greek: πιπέρι
  • Italian: pepe
  • Japanese: コショウ
  • Korean: 후추
  • Norwegian: pepper
  • Polish: pieprz
  • European Portuguese: pimenta
  • Romanian: piper
  • Russian: перец
  • Spanish: pimienta
  • Swedish: peppar
  • Thai: พริกไทยป่น
  • Turkish: biber
  • Ukrainian: перець
  • Vietnamese: hạt tiêu
British English: pepper /ˈpɛpə/ NOUN
vegetable A pepper is a green, red, or yellow vegetable with seeds inside it.
  • American English: pepper
  • Arabic: فُلْفُل
  • Brazilian Portuguese: pimentão
  • Chinese: 辣椒
  • Croatian: papar
  • Czech: paprikazelenina
  • Danish: peber
  • Dutch: paprika
  • European Spanish: pimiento
  • Finnish: paprika
  • French: poivron
  • German: Paprika
  • Greek: πιπεριά
  • Italian: peperone
  • Japanese: ピーマン
  • Korean: 피망
  • Norwegian: paprika
  • Polish: papryka
  • European Portuguese: pimento
  • Romanian: ardei
  • Russian: перец
  • Spanish: pimiento
  • Swedish: paprika
  • Thai: พืชจำพวกพริก
  • Turkish: biber
  • Ukrainian: перець
  • Vietnamese: tiêu
British English: pepper VERB
If something is peppered with small objects, a lot of those objects hit it.
He was wounded in both legs and severely peppered with shrapnel.
  • American English: pepper
  • Brazilian Portuguese: apimentar
  • Chinese: 大量击中以小物体
  • European Spanish: acribillar a
  • French: cribler
  • German: übersät mit
  • Italian: crivellare
  • Japanese: 浴びせる
  • Korean: ~에 여러 군데를 맞다
  • European Portuguese: apimentar
  • Spanish: acribillar a


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