There are 2 translations of peep in Spanish:

peep1

Pronunciation: /piːp/

vi

  • 1 1.1 (watch) espiar*, vichar (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar]; (look quickly) mirar (a hurtadillas) echar un vistazo, vichar (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar] don't peep! no mires, no viches (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar] she went to the window and peeped out se acercó a la ventana y se asomó a mirarto peep at sb/sth they 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/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar]
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    • 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.
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    • 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.
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    • 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.
    1.2 (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
  • 2 (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

vt

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

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vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.

There are 2 translations of peep in Spanish:

peep2

n

  • 1 (quick or furtive look) vistazo (masculine)peep at sth/sb can I have a peep? ¿puedo ver?, ¿a ver?, ¿puedo vichar? (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar] she had a quick peep at the answer le echó un vistazo a la respuesta, vichó la respuesta (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar]
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    • 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.
  • 2 (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/familiar] any news from your brother? — not a peep ¿sabes algo de tu hermano? — ¡ni pío! [colloquial/familiar]
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    • 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.

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.