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peep1

 
pronunciation:
pip
parts of speech:
verb, noun
part of speech: verb
inflections: peeps, peeping, peeped
definition 1: to look quickly or secretly through a narrow opening or from a hiding place.
The little girl peeped out from behind the curtain.
synonyms:
glance, peek
similar words:
spy, squint
definition 2: to appear for a short time or to a slight degree.
The sun peeped through the dark clouds.Her slip peeped from under her skirt.
synonyms:
peer
similar words:
appear, emerge, glance, glimmer
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a quick or secret look; peek.
The baker took a peep at the cake to see if it was done.I sneaked a peep at my sister's diary.
synonyms:
glance, glimpse, peek