Synonyms of pepper in English:

pepper


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verb

1‘a sprinkle of stars peppered the desert skies’

SYNONYMS
sprinkle, fleck, intersperse, dot, spot, bespatter, dab, bestud, stipple, pock, freckle, scatter
literary befleck, bestrew

2‘another burst of enemy bullets peppered the tank’

SYNONYMS
bombard, pelt, shower, rain down on, attack, assail, batter, fire a broadside at, strafe, rake, sweep, enfilade, blitz, hit
archaic cannonade, fusillade