Example sentences for: peck

How can you use “peck” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In his piece, The Day They Took the Peck out of Pecksniffian [XXIII, 4], Doug Briggs observed, There is a movement to decriminalize the meanings of words that once described criminal conduct in unmistakable terms.

  • Inside, pigeons peck at rice grains left as offerings to an image of guru Gorakhnath that is encrusted with carmine powder.

  • The Day They Took the Peck out of Pecksniffian

  • The NYT front continues to peck at the Clinton/China connection with a piece claiming that federal investigators have come across new evidence about China's 1996 political contributions.

  • Though Wilson was unmarried, dating another woman so soon after his wife's death seemed vaguely scandalous in 1915, especially because, as Starling discreetly put it, Wilson was afraid "another woman--a Mrs. Peck, whom the President had known years before--would make trouble if an engagement were announced."


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