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verb [intransitive] peek pronunciation in British English /piːk/
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present tense
I/you/we/theypeek
he/she/itpeeks
present participlepeeking
past tensepeeked
past participlepeeked

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  1. 1
    to look at something quickly, especially secretly or from behind something
    He peeked carefully from behind the door.
    peek at/through/into/over: He peeked into the room.
  2. 2
    to appear slightly from behind or under something
    peek from: Strands of red hair peeked from under her hat.
    peek out: The sun peeked out from behind the clouds.

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