verb (used with object), peeved, peev·ing.
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Origin of peeve
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Example sentences from the Web for peeve
Paste this, Fuscus, in your hat:Not a pesky thing can peeve me.
Of course I know you don't mean it—you're simply hot and tired, and trying to work off your peeve on me.Main Street|Sinclair Lewis
Brickbats mingle with bouquetsShied at my devoted cranium.Does it peeve yours truly?