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bo-peep

[ boh-peep ]
/ boʊˈpip /
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noun
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Origin of bo-peep

1520–30; bo (variant of boo1) + peep1

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British Dictionary definitions for bo-peep

bo-peep
/ (ˌbəʊˈpiːp) /

noun
a game for very young children, in which one hides (esp hiding one's face in one's hands) and reappears suddenly
Australian and NZ informal a quick look (esp in the phrase have a bo-peep)
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