hunt and peck
a slow and inefficient method of typing by looking for each key separately before striking it: used by untrained typists.
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Origin of hunt and peck
First recorded in 1935–40
Words nearby hunt and peck
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Example sentences from the Web for hunt and peck
The practice, even the hunt-and-peck relaxation from discipline, exercised the small muscles.The Fourth R|George Oliver Smith