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noun as in condiment

noun as in freckle

noun as in seasoning

verb as in dot

verb as in flavor

verb as in intersperse

verb as in punctuate

verb as in riddle

verb as in season

verb as in speckle

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Example Sentences

My introduction to jerk chicken — its skin soaked in the flavor of sweet smoke, of Scotch bonnet peppers, allspice berries, ginger, and green onion — was during my first year of college, across the Hudson river from a New York town called Kingston.

From Eater

Others will also layer on a hint of ground chile or pepper to add a subtle kick.

The indictment accused him of using pepper spray on a handcuffed woman, filing a false report about the encounter and encouraging other officers to fake their reports, too.

How law enforcement cleared protesters In the same June 2 statement, Park Police said officers used “smoke canisters and pepper balls” to clear protesters but “did not use tear gas or OC Skat Shells.”

Rivera calls adobo and sazón the salt and pepper of Puerto Rican cooking, and he wants his customers to use the products exactly like that.

From Eater

Whisk in the half and half and season to taste with salt and pepper.

Rub the loin with olive oil, and season with salt and pepper.

Sage and sausage patty came next, served between cumin scented Buttermilk biscuits and smothered in a black pepper country gravy.

Long gone are the days of the Young British Artists movement: now a salt-and-pepper-haired filmmaker is the artist of the moment.

Brush the pastry with egg wash and sprinkle with fleur de sel and pepper.

One whist table only is at work; General Pepper and three old hands of the same kidney are hard at it.

As, during the whole pepper-harvest, they feed wholly on this stimulant, they become exceedingly irritable.

"I think at least one of us ought to stay here until Mr. Ford comes," said Pepper.

"Let us go down the shore a bit," suggested Jack to Pepper and Andy, and the three joined hands for the spin.

Jack and Pepper watched Ritter closely and then looked questioningly at each other.


On this page you'll find 402 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pepper, such as: dressing, horseradish, gravy, ketchup, mustard, and relish.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.