Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Spanish translation of “pepper”

pepper

noun /ˈpepə/
the dried, powdered berries of a certain plant, used for seasoning food white/black pepper This soup has too much pepper in it. the plant bearing these berries a pepper plant. any of several red, yellow, or green, hollow seed-containing fruits used as food red peppers stuffed with rice. any of the plants which bear these. peppery adjective (of food) containing a lot of pepper 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. pepper mill noun a small container in which peppercorns are ground into a powder. peppermint noun a flavouring taken from a type of plant and used in sweets etc peppermint tea. (sometimes abbreviated to mint) a sweet flavoured with peppermint The little boy had a bag of peppermints.
(Definition of pepper from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

More translations of “pepper” in Spanish

Definitions of “pepper” in English

Word of the Day

exercise

physical activity that you do to make your body strong and healthy

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More