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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Pecking(0.01341 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Pecking.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent;
“a batch of letters”; “a deal of trouble”; “a lot of
money”; “he made a mint on the stock market”; “it must
have cost plenty” [syn: batch, deal, flock, good deal
, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess,
mickle, mint, muckle, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little
, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum
, wad, whole lot, whole slew]
2: a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to
3: a United States dry measure equal to 8 quarts or 537.605
v 1: hit lightly with a picking motion [syn: pick, beak]
2: eat by pecking at, like a bird [syn: pick up]
3: kiss lightly [syn: smack]
4: eat like a bird; “The anorexic girl just picks at her food”
[syn: pick at, peck at]
5: bother persistently with trivial complaints; “She nags her
husband all day long” [syn: nag, hen-peck]
English → English (gcide)
Peck \Peck\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pecked; p. pr. & vb. n.
Pecking.] [See Pick, v.]
1. To strike with the beak; to thrust the beak into; as, a
bird pecks a tree.
2. Hence: To strike, pick, thrust against, or dig into, with
a pointed instrument; especially, to strike, pick, etc.,
with repeated quick movements.
3. To seize and pick up with the beak, or as with the beak;
to bite; to eat; -- often with up. --Addison.
This fellow pecks up wit as pigeons peas. --Shak.
4. To make, by striking with the beak or a pointed
instrument; as, to peck a hole in a tree.