Translation of "peek" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /piːk/ us

to look, especially for a short time or while trying to avoid being seen

mirar a hurtadillas
Close your eyes. Don’t peek. I’ve got a surprise for you.
I peeked out the window to see who was there.
The children peeked over the wall to see where the ball had gone.
The film peeks behind the scenes of a multinational corporation.
noun uk /piːk/ us informal
have/take a peek

to look at something for a short time

echar una miradita
If I’m passing by I might take a peek at the new premises.

(Translation of “peek” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /piːk/

to look, especially quickly and in secret

echar un vistazo; mirar a hurtadillas
He opened the door slightly and peeked out
Cover your eyes and don’t peek.

(Translation of “peek” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)