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Definition of the adjective peaky

What does peaky mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more peaky / peakier | most peaky / peakiest

  1. having or as if having especially high-pitched spots

Alternative definition of the adjective peaky


  1. Sickly; peaked.
  2. Characterised by peaks.


Peaky is a fictional character from the 2003 film The Suit.

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Google previewDictionary of Hard Words (1910)

by Robert Morris Pierce

sneaking; emaciated, peaky [also spelt peeking] 'pii-kin. peaky adj. (having peaks ; peaked, pointed, peak-like) 'pii-ki. peaky adj. sickly; puny [also spelt peeky] ...

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary: T-Z. Supplement. Bibliography. Grammar (1905)

by Joseph Wright

PEAKY, adj.” s. Lan." Written peeky. Irritable, querulous.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Surfing (2005)

by Matt Warshaw

Duran- bah in Australia and Mexico's Puerto Escondido are often described as peaky. Local winds often create peaky waves, especially at beachbreaks. "Peak" also describes the highest point on any given wave. pearl, pearling When the ...

Google previewDictionary of Americanisms (1877)

A Glossary of Words and Phrases Usually Regarded as Peculiar to the United States by John Russell Bartlett

Peaky or Peeky. Sickly-looking; peakish. The species of decay to which the cypress-tree is liable shows itself in detached spots in close proximity to each other. Timber affected in this way is denominated by raftsmen petty. — Dicketon on ...

Google previewDictionary of Contemporary Slang (2009)

by Tony Thorne

peaky adj American producing euphoria.

Google previewThe Audio Dictionary (2011)

Third Edition, Revised and Expanded by Glenn D. White, Gary J. Louie

Musical waveforms are never smooth and uniform, but are rough and “peaky.” transients, such as the beginning attacks of percussive sounds, have high instantaneous levels, but fall rapidly to a much lower continuous level. Speech sounds ...

Google previewPolymer Technology Dictionary (1994)

by Tony Whelan

peaky curing A property of a rubber compound obtained from a curing curve. The value of a particular property, for example. tensile strength. is plotted against time of vulcanization and if the curve shows a sharp drop after ...

Google previewChambers Universal Learners' Dictionary

'peaky adj (in/) looking pale and unhealthy: You look peaky today. Don't you feet ...

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Scrabble value of P3E1A1K5Y4

The value of this 5-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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