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English noun: chili pepper

1. chili pepper (plant) plant bearing very hot and finely tapering long peppers; usually red


SynonymsCapsicum annuum longum, cayenne, cayenne pepper, chilli pepper, jalapeno, long pepper


Broader (hypernym)capsicum, capsicum pepper plant, pepper


Part holonymchile, chili, chili pepper, chilli, chilly


Member meronymCapsicum, genus Capsicum


Substance holonymcayenne, cayenne pepper, red pepper

2. chili pepper (food) very hot and finely tapering pepper of special pungency


Synonymschile, chili, chilli, chilly


Broader (hypernym)hot pepper


Narrower (hyponym)cayenne, cayenne pepper, jalapeno, jalapeno pepper


Part meronymCapsicum annuum longum, cayenne, cayenne pepper, chili pepper, chilli pepper, jalapeno, long pepper


Substance meronymchili powder









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