pepper-upper

pepper-upper

n. an amphetamine tablet or capsule; a pep pill. I need me a little pepper-upper. Can I have a prescription?
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PEPPER-UPPER (5) This boldface word is given at the main entry pep in the OED.
Such spices as cinnamon and cloves can, in combination with certain savory seasonings, become great fish pepper-uppers.
Peeper pepper-uppers include Cyclax Moistura under-eye cream (above); Clarins Eye Revive Beauty Flash (right); Olay Regenerist Eye Lifting Serum (below)