[ pep-er-ij ]
/ ˈpɛp ər ɪdʒ /



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Origin of pepperidge

First recorded in 1815–25; origin uncertain Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for pepperidge

  • Of course, I refer to the pepperidge, or tupelo, that nondescript among trees; for who ever saw two pepperidge-trees alike?

    Pastoral Days|William Hamilton Gibson
  • It iz az hard tew git an idee into him az it iz tew git a wedge into a pepperidge log.