What does the word pepper mean?

Usage examples for pepper

  1. David ran for his fiddle, and then for Pepper. – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  2. Serve on a hot platter, with butter, pepper and salt. – Cookery for Little Girls by Olive Hyde Foster
  3. " There ain't much scare about them, worse luck," said Jim, " but we'll pepper 'em a bit an' see what happens anyhow." – Jack Haydon's Quest by John Finnemore