chilli pepper

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n chilli pepper plant bearing very hot and finely tapering long peppers; usually red
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Usage

In literature:

Season with the chilli sauce, the red pepper, and the salt.
"Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 3" by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
CHILLIES AND CAYENNE PEPPER: varieties of Capsicum.
"The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom" by P. L. Simmonds
I'd fight a wild bull this minute for a single red-chilli pepper.
"The Pride of Palomar" by Peter B. Kyne
Fry in butter a chopped shallot and two chilli peppers.
"How to Cook Fish" by Olive Green
This is the chilli; the pepper-pods of that name, a species of capsicum; the guinea-pepper.
"Mexico" by Charles Reginald Enock
Set the frying-pan on fire and add the cumin seed, pepper corns, dry chillies.
"The Curry Cook's Assistant" by Daniel Santiagoe
Have you eaten those long 'chilli' peppers instead of confining yourself to the smaller kinds?
"Fetichism in West Africa" by Robert Hamill Nassau
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In news:

Chilli peppers on sale in Brixton's market in London, England.
In 1987, Chilli Pepper, Oprah's cross-dressing Chicago pal, made her first Oprah Show appearance.
The humble chilli pepper has been a hot topic for the media lately.
The weather has taken a chilly turn, but Palestine plans to warm up your insides with the Hot Pepper Festival on Saturday.
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