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English definition of “peer”

peer

verb [I usually + adv/prep]     /pɪər/ US  /pɪr/
C2 to look carefully or with difficulty : When no one answered the door , she peered through the window to see if anyone was there. The driver was peering into the distance trying to read the road sign .Using the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive
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