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"peaked" in British English

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uk   us   /piːkt/
  • peaked adjective (HAT PART)

A peaked ​hat has a ​peak at the ​front: a peaked ​cap
  • peaked adjective (ILL)

US informal (UK peaky) slightlyill, often ​lookingpale
(Definition of peaked from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"peaked" in American English

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peakedadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈpi·kəd/
(of a ​person) ​lookingslightlyill and often ​pale
(Definition of peaked from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 帽子的一部分, 鸭舌帽的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 帽子的一部分, 鴨舌帽,有帽簷的…
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