- any of various capsicums having a many-seeded green fruit that turns red when it is ripe
- the fruit
red pepperred pepper
- The ripe red fruit of a bell pepper.
- See cayenne pepper.
(plural red peppers)
- red pepper for a ripe sweet pepper is normal usage in Britain, either use can occur in the United States.
- Coffee, rice and a variety of fruits, such as the lemon, orange, banana, pine-apple and coco-nut are readily grown, as well as sago, red-pepper, tobacco and cotton.