Definition of hot pepper in English:

hot pepper

Syllabification: hot pep·per

noun

  • Any of several varieties of pungent pepper used dried or chopped as a condiment.
    More example sentences
    • Sliced onion, hot peppers, and chopped coriander are then added.
    • Abstract Capsaicin, the pungent ingredient of hot peppers, has long been used to identify nociceptors.
    • I also freeze zucchini (grated up for sweet bread), green peppers and hot peppers.

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