bo-peep

[boh-peep]
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noun


Nearby words

  1. bo diddley beat,
  2. bo hai,
  3. bo juyi,
  4. bo tree,
  5. bo's'n,
  6. boa,
  7. boa constrictor,
  8. boa vista,
  9. boab,
  10. boabdil

Origin of bo-peep

1520–30; bo (variant of boo1) + peep1

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British Dictionary definitions for bo-peep

bo-peep

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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