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peep 1

American English: /pip/
British English: /piːp/

intransitive verb

  • 1 (watch)
    (look quickly)
    mirar (a hurtadillas)
    echar un vistazo
    vichar (River Plate area) [colloquial]
    don't peep!
    no mires
    no viches (River Plate area) [colloquial]
    she went to the window and peeped out
    se acercó a la ventana y se asomó a mirar
    to peep at somebody/somethingthey were peeping at me through the curtains
    me espiaban or me atisbaban a través de las cortinas
    me vichaban a través de las cortinas (River Plate area) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • We peeped through the window of an old-fashioned apothecary.
    • Scarlet ran over to inspect as did Griffith and they peeped through to see Lane on the phone with someone.
    • She locked the bullet into the barrel, peeped through the scope, aimed, and instantaneously pulled the trigger, expelling the bullet into the air.
  • 2 (show, stick out)
    (tip/edge/corner)
    asomar
    her petticoat was just peeping from under her dress
    (se) le asomaba la combinación por debajo del vestido
    my toes were peeping out
    (se) me asomaban los dedos
    Example sentences
    • Spring in Connecticut brings rain and daffodils and tulips begin to peep out from piles of dirty snow.
    • His eyes traced over me, taking in my disheveled hair and my toes, which were peeping out from underneath my dress.
    • I regarded my toes as they peeped out of the water while I floated on my back.

noun

  • (quick or furtive look) peep at something/somebodycan I have a peep?
    ¿puedo ver?
    ¿a ver?
    ¿puedo vichar? (River Plate area) [colloquial]
    she had a quick peep at the answer
    le echó un vistazo a la respuesta
    vichó la respuesta (River Plate area) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • A quick peep at my watch told me that the time was 6.30 a.m. and across in the other bed, just visible through the mosquito nets, J.R. was still sleeping soundly.
    • The bigger kids said it was haunted so it was obviously too much of a temptation for any 10 year old not to take a quick peep through the window.
    • New chaps would have a quick peep over the top, just for a moment - but only if they didn't know anything.

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peep 2
American English: /pip/
British English: /piːp/

noun

  • (sound) the peep, peep of the canary
    el pío, pío del canario
    the peep of a car horn
    el pitido de un claxon
    we haven't heard a peep out of the baby all night
    el niño no ha rechistado en toda la noche
    one more peep out of you and there'll be trouble!
    ¡como vuelvas a abrir la boca, ya vas a ver!
    we didn't hear another peep from her all evening
    no volvió a decir ni pío or ni mu en toda la noche [colloquial]
    any news from your brother? — not a peep
    ¿sabes algo de tu hermano? — ¡ni pío! [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Especially since we never hear a peep of complaint about the millions of dollars of research funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada.
    • We didn't hear another peep from them all week.
    • And, I don't want to hear one peep from you about it either.

intransitive verb

  • (make high-pitched sound)
    (bird)
    piar
    (horn/whistle)
    sonar
    he peeped at them as he drove by
    les tocó la bocina or les pitó al pasar
    Example sentences
    • Outside their window, an insect's timid squeak peeped sporadically into the night, like a half-rusty hinge.
    • When you leap up every time he or she peeps, you're disturbing his or her sleep, the sleep folks say.
    • It was hard work but I had a lot of public support with drivers peeping and the support from the firefighters has been fantastic.

transitive verb

  • [colloquial]I peeped the horn
    toqué la bocina or el claxon

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