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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. 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))

7. sauce

noun. ['ˈsɔs'] flavorful relish or dressing or topping served as an accompaniment to food.

Synonyms

  • pepper sauce
  • Burgundy sauce
  • Worcestershire
  • marchand de vin
  • demi-glaze
  • remoulade sauce
  • bourguignon sauce
  • demiglace
  • spaghetti sauce
  • bearnaise
  • caper sauce
  • pesto
  • poulette
  • bechamel sauce
  • aioli
  • anchovy sauce
  • tartare sauce
  • sauce Albert
  • dish
  • tartar sauce
  • Bercy butter
  • dressing
  • Soubise
  • Lyonnaise sauce
  • apricot sauce
  • hollandaise
  • bourguignon
  • Colbert butter
  • wine sauce
  • sauce chausseur
  • bread sauce
  • sauce Espagnole
  • horseradish sauce
  • ravigote
  • chocolate sauce
  • allemande
  • mushroom wine sauce
  • mushroom sauce
  • hunter's sauce
  • aioli sauce
  • Colbert
  • Bercy
  • ravigotte
  • veloute
  • peach sauce
  • garlic sauce
  • plum sauce
  • bordelaise
  • white onion sauce
  • mustard sauce
  • hot sauce
  • Chinese brown sauce
  • seafood sauce
  • mole
  • Espagnole
  • Worcestershire sauce
  • chocolate syrup
  • Nantua
  • Newburg sauce
  • allemande sauce
  • pasta sauce
  • gravy
  • Hungarian sauce
  • Poivrade
  • paprika sauce
  • barbecue sauce
  • cocktail sauce
  • white sauce
  • brown sauce
  • condiment
  • bechamel
  • brown onion sauce
  • curry sauce
  • Worcester sauce
  • hard sauce
  • snail butter
  • shrimp sauce
  • salad dressing

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • deconcentrate
  • destabilize
  • enable

Etymology

  • sauce (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • salsa (Latin)

8. sauce

verb. ['ˈsɔs'] dress (food) with a relish.

Synonyms

  • flavour
  • flavor

Antonyms

  • dehydrogenate
  • sensitise
  • destabilise

Etymology

  • sauce (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • salsa (Latin)

9. sauce

verb. ['ˈsɔs'] add zest or flavor to, make more interesting.

Synonyms

  • change
  • alter

Antonyms

  • depersonalize
  • dissimilate
  • increase

Etymology

  • sauce (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • salsa (Latin)

10. sauce

verb. ['ˈsɔs'] behave saucily or impudently towards.

Synonyms

  • do
  • act

Antonyms

  • demilitarise
  • transitivize
  • decontaminate

Etymology

  • sauce (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • salsa (Latin)
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