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pepper-and-salt Line breaks: pepper-and-salt

Definition of pepper-and-salt in English:


Flecked or speckled with intermingled dark and light shades: his pepper-and-salt beard
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  • After the war, her costume ‘is covered, winter and summer, by a frayed macintosh… and she now wears a hat as well - a thing like a basket pulled down over her straying, pepper-and-salt hair’.
  • His big problem, as he might admit in the lonely watches of the night, is located just below the pepper-and-salt moustache of which he is so proud.
  • I smiled at the face in the mirror, scraped at the pepper-and-salt stubble, and gave myself a very close shave.
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