keek

[ keek ]
/ kik /
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verb (used without object) Scot. and North England.

to peep; look furtively.

Nearby words

  1. kedleston hall,
  2. kedron,
  3. kedushah,
  4. keef,
  5. keegan,
  6. keel,
  7. keel arch,
  8. keel bone,
  9. keel over,
  10. keel vessel

Origin of keek

1350–1400; Middle English kiken, cognate with or < Middle Dutch, Middle Low German kīken

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British Dictionary definitions for keek

keek

/ (kiːk) /

noun, verb

a Scot word for peep 1

Word Origin for keek

C18: probably from Middle Dutch kīken to look

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