Origin of bo-peep
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If you could have whatever you wished for, what would you choose, Bo-peep?
Vendredi gets right, but in makes the same mistake as Bo-Peep.A Tangled Tale
Boy Blue must have brought it up to read to Bo-Peep in the intervals of shepherding.Master of the Vineyard
When he reached the door and had said good-bye, he opened it again and said, “Bo-peep!”
“I have a very weak head for business, Bo-peep,” was the reply.
- 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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