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peek

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Noun, Verb (intransitive)

CIDE DICTIONARY

peekv. i. [OE. piken: cf. F. piquer to pierce, prick, E. pique. Cf. Peak.].
     To look surreptitiously, or with the eyes half closed, or through a crevice; to peep.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

peek, v. & n.
--v.intr. (usu. foll. by in, out, at) look quickly or slyly; peep.
--n. a quick or sly look.

Etymology
ME pike, pyke, of unkn. orig.

THESAURUS

peek

bend the eyes, blink, cast, direct the eyes, flash, gander, glance, glimpse, half an eye, look, meddle, nose, peep, peer, play peekaboo, pry, quick sight, rapid glance, slant, snoop, spy, squiz, take a peep, wink

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