adjective, peak·i·er, peak·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM peakypeak·i·ly, adverbpeak·i·ness, noun
Words nearby peaky
Example sentences from the Web for peaky
There are peaky, dark mountains beyond this—just as across the vast bay are gloomy hills.Sea and Sardinia|D. H. Lawrence
His peaky little beard, and the way he carried himself, as well as the quickness of his movements, told one that.Under the Chinese Dragon|F. S. Brereton
You're gittin' peaky ez a sick kitten, an' saller ez a punkin; you'll be down with fevers an' agers nex'.Crestlands|Mary Addams Bayne
The Norwegian Nis was like a strong-shouldered child, in a coat and peaky cap, who carried a pretty blue light at night.Brownies and Bogles|Louise Imogen Guiney
He's a peaky little chap; it comes of being a poet, I think.The Story of the Treasure Seekers|E. Nesbit