Usage examples for peek

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. We peek above your shoulder. – Toward the Gulf by Edgar Lee Masters
  6. Strange trolls peek out from books of mathematics, Grimace around cold scientific theories. – The Book of Gud by Dan Spain Harold Hersey
  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. Are you able to ride to town, Mr. Peek? – The Auto Boys' Vacation by James A. Braden
  9. But I'd have to have a peek at Sonny first. – Shorty McCabe on the Job by Sewell Ford
  10. " 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
  11. We peek out at this universe from our half- developed corner of it. – Editorials-from-the-Hearst-Newspapers by Brisbane, Arthur
  12. I should like to hear Mr. Brandreth and Mr. Peek discussing it. – Annie Kilburn A Novel by W. D. Howells
  13. I must get a peek at those seams. – The Son of his Father by Ridgwell Cullum
  14. 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
  15. 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