What does the word peppermint mean?

Usage examples for peppermint

  1. It had a nasty gummy, sticky feel when touched, and emitted a strong, coarse odour of peppermint. – Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1 by Ernest Giles
  2. I never saw Peppermint ride so badly. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  3. Peppermint is awfully dry, taken by itself. – Prudence of the Parsonage by Ethel Hueston