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Verb
Present participle for to scatter or sprinkle, typically over a wide area or surface
“Brush the loaves with the egg yolks and pepper the top with the walnuts.”
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Present participle for to mark with dots or spots
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“Overhead, the stars pepper the sky.”
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Present participle for to hit repeatedly with small missiles or gunshot
“After about a half-minute, the mortar shells, which had to go way up and then drop almost straight down, would pepper the area all around me.”
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Present participle for to give or add flavor to, typically by seasoning
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Present participle for to pierce and make a hole or holes in
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Present participle for to throw or launch something in a given direction
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Present participle for to fall or cause to fall in large or overwhelming quantities like, or as of, rain
Noun
A small amount or number, especially of something sprinkled
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“Nary a moment goes by without some sort of ear candy peppering the film's audio.”
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