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pepper pot

Pronunciation: /ˈpepər pät/


1 British term for pepper shaker.
Example sentences
  • Although you're right about the sympathy vote, I'd take garnet earrings any day - I got a salt and pepper shaker plus a brand-spanking-new flannel plaid robe!
  • She looked down at the table, her fingers toying with a duck shaped pepper pot.
  • She said, no, next to the salt and pepper shaker.
2A West Indian dish consisting of stewed meat or fish with vegetables, typically flavored with cassareep.
Example sentences
  • A tasty Amerindian dish, called the pepper pot, is a spicy stew that is a typical Guyanese meal.
  • Its unique flavour is essential to the W. Indian stew pepper pot.
  • Patties, which are hot and spicy, turtle soup, and pepper pot may contain meats such as pork and beef, as well as greens such as okra and kale.

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Syllabification: pep·per pot

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