Translation of pepper in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (spice) pimienta (feminine) black/white pepper pimienta negra/blanca (before noun/delante del nombre) pepper mill o grinder molinillo (masculine) de pimienta pepper steak filete (masculine) a la pimientaExample sentences1.2 countable/numerable pepper (plant) pimentero (masculine)
- Whiz the onion, cumin, cinnamon, salt and pepper in a food processor until smooth.
- In a small bowl, combine sugar, paprika, salt, pepper, cumin, chilli powder and garlic.
- Season with salt and freshly ground pepper, add the parsley and stir gently.
- 2 c and u (capsicum fruit, plant)(sweet pepper)pimiento (masculine), pimentón (masculine) (South America except River Plate area/América del Sur excepto Río de la Plata) , ají (masculine) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) green pepper pimiento ( or pimentón etc) verde red pepper pimiento ( or pimentón etc) rojo or colorado, ají (masculine) morrón (River Plate area/Río de la Plata)Example sentences
- Gently fry the bacon, add 2 tablespoons olive oil and then sauté onion, peppers, garlic, fennel and saffron.
- Aubergines, green beans, courgettes, garlic, leeks, peppers, potatoes, shallots, spinach and most variety of potatoes are excellent buys.
- The plant is a member of the family Solanaceae and therefore a relation of the New World capsicum peppers and potato, and of the Old World aubergine.
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- 1.1 [Cookery/Cocina] ponerle* or echarle pimienta a 1.2 (pelt) to pepper sth/sb (
withsth) acribillar algo/a algn ( aalgo) they peppered him with questions lo acribillaron a preguntas 1.3 (intersperse) to pepper sth withsth salpicar* algo dealgo the speech was peppered with anecdotes el discurso estuvo salpicado de anécdotas
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