piking

/ (ˈpaɪkɪŋ) /

noun

the sport of fishing for pike
British slang the practice of deriving sexual pleasure from watching strangers have sex in parked cars and other secluded but public places

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Example sentences from the Web for piking

  • Would like to see him begging his bread, would you, or piking in the bucket-shops for five-dollar bills!

    Old Gorgon Graham|George Horace Lorimer
  • "All you got to do is keep your eyes peeled, and you'll see us piking in here right on the dot," laughed Tom.

  • The minority were nothing but a lot of piking gamblers, anyway, who bought or sold for a rise or fall of a few cents.

    Tutt and Mr. Tutt|Arthur Train