Synonyms of peppery in English:

peppery


See definition of peppery

adjective

1‘this salami is very peppery’

SYNONYMS

spicy, spiced, peppered, hot, highly seasoned, pungent, fiery, gingery, piquant, sharp

ANTONYMS

mild, bland

2‘retired generals are expected to be peppery’

SYNONYMS

irritable, peevish, cross, crabbed, crabby, crotchety, cantankerous, hot-tempered, irascible, fiery, quick-tempered, impatient, complaining, querulous, curmudgeonly, bitter, acerbic, sour, caustic, moody, grumpy, huffy, brusque, surly, curt, gruff, scratchy, ill-tempered, bad-tempered, short-tempered, ill-natured, ill-humoured, touchy, sharp-tongued, testy, tetchy, snappish, snarling, waspish, prickly, crusty, bilious, liverish, dyspeptic, splenetic, choleric

informal snappy, chippy, grouchy, cranky

British informal narky, ratty, eggy, like a bear with a sore head

North American informal peckish, sorehead, soreheaded

NZ Australian informal snaky

informal, dated miffy

ANTONYMS

easy-going