a vigorous, emotional talk, as to a person or group, intended to arouse enthusiasm, increase determination to succeed, etc.:
The coach gave the team a pep talk before the game.
(informal) an enthusiastic talk designed to increase confidence, production, cooperation, etc
A hortatory speech, usually given by a team coach or other leader: I always had to give myself a pep talk before I went out to sing
[pep-tik] /ˈpɛp tɪk/ adjective 1. pertaining to or associated with digestion; digestive. 2. promoting digestion. 3. of or relating to . noun 4. a substance promoting digestion. /ˈpɛptɪk/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or promoting digestion 2. of, relating to, or caused by pepsin or the action of the digestive juices adj. 1650s, from Latin […]
- Peptic cell
peptic cell n. See zymogenic cell.
- Peptic digestion
peptic digestion n. See gastric digestion.
- Peptic esophagitis
peptic esophagitis n. See reflux esophagitis.