salt-and-pepper

adjective

Definition of salt-and-pepper

: having black-and-white or dark and light color intermingled in small flecks a salt-and-pepper suit a salt-and-pepper beard

First Known Use of salt-and-pepper

1835, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of salt-and-pepper was in 1835

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“Salt-and-pepper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/salt-and-pepper. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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salt-and-pepper

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of salt-and-pepper

: having many small spots of black and white

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