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1 pepper /ˈpɛpɚ/ noun
plural peppers
1 pepper
/ˈpɛpɚ/
noun
plural peppers
Learner's definition of PEPPER
[noncount] : a food seasoning that is made by grinding the dried berries of an Indian plant along with their hard, black covers : black pepper
see also cayenne pepper, salt-and-pepper, white pepper
[count] : a hollow vegetable that is usually red, green, or yellow and that is eaten raw or cooked
see color picture on this page; see also bell pepper, green pepper, red pepper, sweet pepper
2 pepper /ˈpɛpɚ/ verb
peppers; peppered; peppering
2 pepper
/ˈpɛpɚ/
verb
peppers; peppered; peppering
Learner's definition of PEPPER
[+ object]
: to add pepper to (food)

pepper with

[phrasal verb]
pepper (someone or something) with (something) : to hit (someone) repeatedly with your fists or with objects
often used figuratively
pepper (something) with (something)
: to put a small amount of (something) on many different parts of (a surface) usually used as (be) peppered with
: to put something in many places in (a story, speech, etc.)
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