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Wordnet 3.0


1. having the piquant burning taste of peppers;
- Example: "corn chips with peppery salsa"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Peppery \Pep"per*y\, a. 1. Of or pertaining to pepper; having the qualities of pepper; hot; pungent. [1913 Webster] 2. Fig.: Hot-tempered; passionate; choleric. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

peppery adj 1: having the piquant burning taste of peppers; "corn chips with peppery salsa"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

42 Moby Thesaurus words for "peppery": alert, beany, brisk, burning, choleric, combustible, cranky, cross, curried, explosive, fiery, hasty, high-seasoned, high-spirited, hot, hot as pepper, hot-tempered, hotheaded, keen, lively, mettlesome, nippy, passionate, peppy, piquant, poignant, quick, quick-tempered, racy, ratty, seasoned, short-tempered, snappy, spiced, spicy, spunky, tangy, volcanic, with a kick, zestful, zesty, zippy