pepper shaker

noun
Updated on: 7 Mar 2018

Definition of pepper shaker

: a container with a perforated top for sprinkling pepper

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First Known Use of pepper shaker

1895

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PEPPER SHAKER Defined for English Language Learners

pepper shaker

Definition of pepper shaker for English Language Learners

  • : a small container with holes on top that is used to put small amounts of pepper on food


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