salt-and-pepper

adjective
salt-and-pep·​per | \ ˈsȯlt-ən(d)-ˈpe-pər How to pronounce salt-and-pepper (audio) \

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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Cite this Entry

“Salt-and-pepper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/salt-and-pepper. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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