Translation of "pepper" - English-Spanish dictionary

pepper

noun uk /ˈpep·ər/

A2 [ no plural ] a powder that is made from seeds, used to give food a slightly spicy flavour

pimienta
salt and pepper

B1 a green, red, or yellow vegetable that can be eaten raw or cooked

pimiento

(Translation of “pepper” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

pepper

noun /ˈpepə/

the dried, powdered berries of a certain plant, used for seasoning food

pimienta
white/black pepper
This soup has too much pepper in it.

the plant bearing these berries

pimentero

any of several red, yellow, or green, hollow seed-containing fruits used as food

pimiento
red peppers stuffed with rice.

any of the plants which bear these.

pimiento
peppery adjective

(of food) containing a lot of pepper

picante por la pimienta
The soup is too peppery.

easily made angry

irritable, enojadizo, de malas pulgas, colérico
a peppery old man.
peppercorn noun

the berry of the pepper plant.

grano de pimienta
pepper mill noun

a small container in which peppercorns are ground into a powder.

molinillo de pimienta
peppermint noun

a flavouring/flavoring taken from a type of plant and used in sweets etc

menta, hierbabuena
(also adjective) peppermint tea.

(sometimes abbreviated to mint) a sweet flavoured/flavored with peppermint

pastilla/caramelo de menta
The little boy had a bag of peppermints.

(Translation of “pepper” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)