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pepper

Pronunciation: /ˈpepər; ˈpepə(r)/

Translation of pepper in Spanish:

noun/nombre

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 [Cookery/Cocina] ponerle* or echarle pimienta a 1.2 (pelt) to pepper sth/sb (with sth) acribillar algo/a algn (a algo) they peppered him with questions lo acribillaron a preguntas 1.3 (intersperse) to pepper sth with sth salpicar* algo de algo the speech was peppered with anecdotes el discurso estuvo salpicado de anécdotas

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