HyperDic: sweet_pepper

English > 2 senses of the expression sweet pepper:
NOUNplantsweet pepper, bell pepper, pimento, pimiento, paprika, sweet pepper plant, Capsicum annuum grossumplant bearing large mild thick-walled usually bell-shaped fruits
foodsweet pepperlarge mild crisp thick-walled capsicum peppers usually bell-shaped or somewhat oblong
English > sweet pepper: 2 senses > noun 1, plant
Meaningplant bearing large mild thick-walled usually bell-shaped fruits; the principal salad peppers.
Synonymsbell pepper, pimento, pimiento, paprika, sweet pepper plant, Capsicum annuum grossum
Member ofgenus Capsicum, Capsicumchiefly tropical perennial shrubby plants having many-seeded fruits
Partssweet pepperlarge mild crisp thick-walled capsicum peppers usually bell-shaped or somewhat oblong
Broadercapsicum, pepper, capsicum pepper plantAny of various tropical plants of the genus Capsicum bearing peppers
SubstancespaprikaA mild powdered seasoning made from dried pimientos
Spanishpaprika, pimentón, pimiento morrón, pimiento
Catalanpebre vermell
English > sweet pepper: 2 senses > noun 2, food
Meaninglarge mild crisp thick-walled capsicum peppers usually bell-shaped or somewhat oblong; commonly used in salads.
Part ofsweet pepper, bell pepper, pimento, pimiento, paprika, sweet pepper plant, Capsicum annuum grossumplant bearing large mild thick-walled usually bell-shaped fruits
Narrowerbell pepperlarge bell-shaped sweet pepper in green or red or yellow or orange or black varieties
globe pepperround sweet pepper
green pepperA sweet pepper that becomes red when ripe
pimento, pimientofully ripened sweet red pepper
BroaderpepperSweet and hot varieties of fruits of plants of the genus Capsicum
Spanishpimiento
Catalanpebrot

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