green pepper

noun

Definition of green pepper

: a sweet pepper before it turns red at maturity

Examples of green pepper in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Each bite a little different — chicken and some soft green pepper on a pita with a hit of chunky tzatziki, a bite of crunchy pork rib along with a spoonful of a tart Shirazi salad of chopped cucumbers and tomatoes in a lime dressing. Andi Berlin, The Arizona Republic, 27 Nov. 2021 Add onion, green pepper and garlic to cooked beef and continue to cook 5 minutes, or until vegetables soften. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, 17 Oct. 2021 In the aguachile here, shrimps are dressed with plenty of lime juice, green pepper salsa, onions and cucumber. Soleil Ho, San Francisco Chronicle, 20 Sep. 2021 Very tart palate with a pyrazine profile—green pepper and other garden notes, elevated by anise. Lana Bortolot, Forbes, 28 Aug. 2021 One of my favorite Mexican dishes is chile relleno, another stuffed green pepper — although a poblano is a pretty far cry from a plain bell. Washington Post, 9 July 2021 In a large bowl, toss tomatoes, green pepper and quartered onion pieces with olive oil. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, 29 Aug. 2021 For $14, the whole pizza can easily be shared between two, with quarter-slices lightly topped with onion, green pepper and mushroom. Ariel Cheung, chicagotribune.com, 30 July 2021 Customers can also order Vietnamese pho, American-Chinese crab rangoon, Japanese-like tempura calamari and duck, either in a red curry and coconut milk sauce or stir-fried with green pepper, onions and basil. Mike Danahey, chicagotribune.com, 23 July 2021

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First Known Use of green pepper

1814, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of green pepper was in 1814

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Last Updated

7 Dec 2021

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“Green pepper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/green%20pepper. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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