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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.
(Definition of pepper from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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