Usage examples for peek

  1. I must get a peek at those seams. – The Son of his Father by Ridgwell Cullum
  2. " Again the trap," he said, " set this time at the edge of a stream where the beaver huts peek through the ice, or lift their tops above the open water. – The Maid of the Whispering Hills by Vingie E. Roe
  3. I should like to hear Mr. Brandreth and Mr. Peek discussing it. – Annie Kilburn A Novel by W. D. Howells
  4. You peek in his door, and if he isn't there you go in and leave the cigars with your compliments. – Homeburg Memories by George Helgesen Fitch
  5. Strange trolls peek out from books of mathematics, Grimace around cold scientific theories. – The Book of Gud by Dan Spain Harold Hersey
  6. The girls all laughed merrily at her coquettishness, but their laughter became almost a howl as the little black eyes began to play peek a- boo at them, and then danced in unison with their laughter, as if enjoying the sensation she had created. – Blue Robin, the Girl Pioneer by Rena I. Halsey
  7. Mrs. Peabody let me peek into your room last night and I saw you eating supper. – Cy Whittaker's Place by Joseph C. Lincoln
  8. As I was sayin', I built my first cabin at The Forks- a sort o' peek a- boo cabin it was, where the wolves usta come an' look in at nights. –  by
  9. We peek out at this universe from our half- developed corner of it. – Editorials-from-the-Hearst-Newspapers by Brisbane, Arthur
  10. Toady's never seen what one looks like, so we're taking him along to get a peek at it. – Tabitha's Vacation by Ruth Alberta Brown
  11. He would venture out when they were at a distance, peek all about cautiously to see that no one saw him, then set up a heart- rending appeal, only to dodge back out of sight when the flock came rushing in with a clamor that was deafening. – Ways of Wood Folk by William J. Long
  12. But I'd have to have a peek at Sonny first. – Shorty McCabe on the Job by Sewell Ford
  13. Then he pulled the blue light from his pocket, and as he was doing so, I saw the Second peek round the back side of the mast at him. – The Ghost Pirates by William Hope Hodgson
  14. " Let's go peek in at the windows," suggested Mabel, springing up from the grass. –  by
  15. Well, Jimmy has been pretending right along that he is afraid of exposure for that, and Nickleby has felt so sure of him that there have been occasions when he has permitted Jimmy to see behind the scenes and get a peek at some methods of doing business that would not stand analysis. – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
  16. We peek above your shoulder. – Toward the Gulf by Edgar Lee Masters
  17. My father, Henry C. Peek was then an infant age six weeks and Charles Deere, the son of John, an infant of about the same age. – John Deere's Steel Plow by Edward C. Kendall
  18. Are you able to ride to town, Mr. Peek – The Auto Boys' Vacation by James A. Braden
  19. She sat on the bed and took a quick peek at the charm necklace in her palm. – Undo-a-Novel-By-Joe-Hutsko by Hutsko, Joe
  20. Close to the house, now, on the grass, until we can get a peek around the- S- s- s- sh! – Wilt Thou Torchy by Sewell Ford