Dictionary.com

pecker

[ pek-er ]
/ ˈpɛk ər /
Save This Word!

noun
a person or thing that pecks.
a bird's bill.
Slang: Vulgar. penis.
British Slang. one's spirits or courage.
QUIZ
SPRINT TO THE FINISH WITH THIS OLYMPICS QUIZ!
Compete in our Olympics quiz to see if you can take home the gold medal in Olympics knowledge.
Question 1 of 10
Where was the Olympics first held?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of pecker

First recorded in 1580–90; peck2 + -er1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use pecker in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for pecker

pecker
/ (ˈpɛkə) /

noun
British slang spirits (esp in the phrase keep one's pecker up)
informal short for woodpecker
US and Canadian slang a slang word for penis
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK