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How to use peckish in a sentence
Not that he ever did feel a bit peckish after the hearty snack, for his sandwich was pecked by the four young Seasons at home.The Mynns' Mystery|George Manville Fenn
Feelin' a little peckish, I went into a eatin' house to-day and encountered a young man with long black hair and slender frame.The Complete Works of Artemus Ward|Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)
Peck is also an old word for provender, and we still speak of feeling peckish.Archaic England|Harold Bayley
We're not likely to be in time for table d'hte—not that I'm peckish.
It's making me deuced peckish, I know that—how about lunch, eh!