verb (used without object)
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Example sentences from the Web for peek
Yet Manhattan has none of the defensiveness that seems to be peeking around the corners of this film.
The sun was peeking through the trees, creating pockets of warmth amid the cold mountain air.
Peeking through the roses stood a single note, which read: "Beloved Mother—always in our hearts."Six Moving Moments From Margaret Thatcher’s Funeral (Video)|Jake Heller|April 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In the surrounding apartment buildings, heads were peeking out of their windows.I Was Arrested at Occupy Bronx—for Writing About It|Carla Murphy|December 10, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Or rather, not assuming their personas, but only peeking out through their skin, revealing her own wary eyes.Gillian Wearing: One of Today's 10 Most Important Artists|Blake Gopnik|June 5, 2011|DAILY BEAST
He had wandered about the grounds, peeking and peering, seeking malefactors unsuccessfully.Philo Gubb Correspondence-School Detective|Ellis Parker Butler
You go away and let me do the peeking and listening for you around these parts.Blow The Man Down|Holman Day
"I'll bet my immortal soul she was peeking at me," he soliloquized.The Valley of the Giants|Peter B. Kyne
Gwendolyn, peeking round at her, of a sudden felt a fresh concern.The Poor Little Rich Girl|Eleanor Gates
I was peeking in the door, and when I saw what had happened I gathered up the box-office receipts and faded away.Side Show Studies|Francis Metcalfe