Synonyms of peep in English

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peep1


See definition of peep

verb

1‘I peeped through the keyhole’

SYNONYMS
look quickly, cast a brief look, take a secret look, spy, take a sly look, take a stealthy look, sneak a look, peek, have a peek, glance, peer
Scottish keek
informal take a gander, have a look-see, give someone a once-over, give someone the once-over, give something a once-over, give something the once-over, have a squint
British informal have a dekko, have a butcher's, take a butcher's, take a shufti
New Zealand informal Jack Nohi

2‘the moon peeped through a chink in the clouds’

SYNONYMS
appear, appear partly, appear slowly, show, come into sight, come into view, make an appearance, put in an appearance, present itself, present oneself, become visible, emerge, issue, peek, peer out, surface, loom, show its face, show one's face, come to light, spring up, pop up

noun

1‘I'll just take a peep at it’

SYNONYMS
quick look, brief look, sly look, stealthy look, sneaky look, peek, glance, glimpse, look, peer
Scottish keek
informal gander, look-see, squint, eyeful
British informal dekko, butcher's, shufti

Synonyms of peep in English

: peep1peep2

peep2


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noun

1‘one morning I heard a telltale peep’

SYNONYMS
cheep, chirp, chirrup, tweet, twitter, chirr, pipe, piping, warble, squeak, chatter

2‘there's been not a peep out of the children’

SYNONYMS
sound, noise, cry, utterance, word
informal cheep

3‘a looted painting was sold without a peep’

SYNONYMS
complaint, grumble, moan, mutter, murmur, grouse, objection, protest, protestation, outcry, demur, argument, remonstrance, remonstration, exception, grievance, cavil, quibble, word, sound
informal niggle, gripe, grouch, beef

verb

1‘the fax peeped and began to flutter out the papers’

SYNONYMS
cheep, chirp, chirrup, tweet, twitter, chirr, squeak