Meaning of “peep” in the English Dictionary

"peep" in British English

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peepverb

uk /piːp/ us /piːp/

peepnoun

uk /piːp/ us /piːp/

(Definition of “peep” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"peep" in American English

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peepverb [ I ]

us /pip/

peep verb [ I ] (LOOK)

to look quickly and often secretly:

He peeped over his shoulder to see if anyone was watching.

If something peeps up or out, it has just begun to appear:

Daisies were peeping through the turf.

peepnoun

us /pip/

peep noun (SOUND)

[ C ] a sound, or a spoken word:

She’s too scared to make a peep.

(Definition of “peep” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)