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English definition of “peek”


verb [I]  /pik/ us  
to look, esp. for a short time or while trying to avoid being seen: Close your eyes and don’t peek. If something peeks out or up, it can be partly seen: The dog’s head peeked out from behind the tree.
noun [C]  /pik/ us  
She took a peek down the hall.
(Definition of peek from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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