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pepper

Synonyms of pepper in English:

verb

  • 1 salt and pepper the potatoes
  • 2 a sprinkle of stars peppered the desert skies
    sprinkle, fleck, intersperse, dot, spot, bespatter, dab, bestud, stipple, pock, freckle, scatter
    literary befleck, bestrew
  • 3 another burst of enemy bullets peppered the tank
    bombard, pelt, shower, rain down on, attack, assail, batter, fire a broadside at, strafe, rake, sweep, enfilade, blitz, hit
    archaic cannonade, fusillade
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