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1. pepper

verb. ['ˈpɛpɝ'] attack and bombard with or as if with missiles.

Synonyms

  • pelt
  • assail
  • attack

Antonyms

  • stand
  • resist
  • fend
  • repel

Etymology

  • piper (Latin)
  • πέπερι (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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2. pepper

verb. ['ˈpɛpɝ'] add pepper to.

Synonyms

  • spice up
  • spice

Antonyms

  • withstand
  • fight back
  • drive back

Etymology

  • piper (Latin)
  • πέπερι (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. pepper

noun. ['ˈpɛpɝ'] any of various tropical plants of the genus Capsicum bearing peppers.

Synonyms

  • Capsicum annuum longum
  • Capsicum baccatum
  • Capsicum annuum grossum
  • shrub
  • cone pepper
  • tabasco plant
  • sweet pepper
  • Capsicum annuum cerasiforme
  • capsaicin
  • pimiento
  • tabasco pepper
  • bird pepper
  • Capsicum annuum conoides
  • bush
  • hot pepper
  • cayenne pepper
  • genus Capsicum
  • Capsicum frutescens
  • chilli pepper
  • pimento
  • jalapeno
  • Capsicum
  • Capsicum frutescens baccatum
  • cherry pepper
  • bell pepper
  • paprika
  • cayenne
  • capsicum
  • sweet pepper plant
  • chili pepper
  • long pepper

Antonyms

  • evolution
  • struggle
  • rebuff
  • recalcitrate

Etymology

  • piper (Latin)
  • πέπερι (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. pepper

noun. ['ˈpɛpɝ'] sweet and hot varieties of fruits of plants of the genus Capsicum.

Synonyms

  • capsicum
  • solanaceous vegetable
  • sweet pepper
  • hot pepper

Antonyms

  • superior
  • orient
  • switch on
  • disengage

Etymology

  • piper (Latin)
  • πέπερι (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. pepper

noun. ['ˈpɛpɝ'] pungent seasoning from the berry of the common pepper plant of East India; use whole or ground.

Synonyms

  • peppercorn
  • seasoning
  • flavorer
  • black pepper
  • Madagascar pepper
  • white pepper
  • Piper nigrum
  • seasoner
  • flavourer
  • common pepper
  • flavouring

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • praise
  • refrain
  • end

Etymology

  • piper (Latin)
  • πέπερι (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

6. cherry

noun. ['ˈtʃɛri'] a red fruit with a single hard stone.

Synonyms

  • black cherry
  • capulin
  • cherry tree
  • Mexican black cherry
  • drupe
  • sour cherry
  • sweet cherry
  • edible fruit

Antonyms

  • ebon
  • ink-black
  • bluish-gray
  • sooty-black

Etymology

  • cheri (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cherise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • ceresia (Latin)

7. pepper

noun. ['ˈpɛpɝ'] climber having dark red berries (peppercorns) when fully ripe; southern India and Sri Lanka; naturalized in northern Burma and Assam.

Synonyms

  • Madagascar pepper
  • peppercorn
  • genus Piper
  • white pepper
  • Piper nigrum
  • common pepper
  • Piper
  • piperine
  • true pepper
  • pepper vine
  • piperin

Antonyms

  • stand firm
  • repulse
  • oppose
  • fight down

Etymology

  • piper (Latin)
  • πέπερι (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

8. cherry

noun. ['ˈtʃɛri'] any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood.

Synonyms

  • Prunus
  • cherry tree
  • flowering cherry
  • wild cherry
  • sour cherry
  • sour cherry tree
  • Prunus lyonii
  • Prunus cerasus
  • chokecherry tree
  • capulin
  • sweet cherry
  • wild cherry tree
  • Catalina cherry
  • chokecherry
  • Prunus virginiana
  • Prunus avium
  • fruit tree
  • genus Prunus
  • capulin tree

Antonyms

  • grayish-white
  • gray
  • slate-black
  • jet

Etymology

  • cheri (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cherise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • ceresia (Latin)

9. cherry

noun. ['ˈtʃɛri'] wood of any of various cherry trees especially the black cherry.

Synonyms

  • wood

Antonyms

  • brown-grey
  • stone-gray

Etymology

  • cheri (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cherise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • ceresia (Latin)

10. cherry

adjective. ['ˈtʃɛri'] of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies.

Synonyms

  • ruddy
  • crimson
  • reddish
  • red
  • carmine
  • blood-red
  • scarlet
  • chromatic
  • cerise
  • ruby
  • cherry-red

Antonyms

  • unhealthy
  • uncolored
  • bloodless
  • achromatic color

Etymology

  • cheri (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cherise (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • ceresia (Latin)
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