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English definition of “pepper”

pepper

noun     /ˈpepər/
POWDER [U] A2 a black , grey , or red powder that is made from crushed seeds , used to give food a slightly spicy flavour : salt and pepperHerbs and spices
VEGETABLE [C] B1 a hollow green , red , or yellow vegetable : green / red pepper Types of vegetablePlants in general
(Definition of pepper noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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