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As the major looked up, Black Hood stepped quickly forward so that his tall figure over-shadowed that of the peppery little major.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
But he clearly saw that this peppery gentleman must be treated less cavalierly, or trouble would come of it.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
It is very similar to common or Japan camphor, but has a somewhat peppery odour.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 5, SLICE 2VARIOUS
The weather was cold and the night dark, and there were peppery little showers of sleet.
A LITTLE UNION SCOUTJOEL CHANDLER HARRIS
"Pretty peppery, Major," he said, pointing to three bodies stretched upon the floor.
AN ARKANSAS PLANTEROPIE PERCIVAL READ
Taste: Peppery and pungent in the raw state; mild and sweet after cooking.
OUR EDIBLE TOADSTOOLS AND MUSHROOMS AND HOW TO DISTINGUISH THEMWILLIAM HAMILTON GIBSON
My peppery handkerchief was freely applied to my eyes, and the tears ran down my face without the least effort on my part.
NURSE AND SPY IN THE UNION ARMYS. EMMA E. EDMONDS
"My dear George, don't be so peppery," said his wife, with her hand on the black mane that drooped over the microscope.
THE POISON BELTARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
Nasturtiums are extremely peppery flowers, and take offence so quickly that the utmost tact is required to pot them successfully.
HAPPY DAYSALAN ALEXANDER MILNE
Genial, peppery, he not only talked like a Hollywood Englishman, he was a casting director's dream.
THE FIVE ARROWSALLAN CHASE

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