pepper steak


Definition of pepper steak

1 : thin-sliced steak cooked with green peppers, onions, tomatoes, and soy sauce

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First Known Use of pepper steak

1907, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Pepper steak.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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