bo-peep

bo-peep

[boh-peep]
noun

Origin:
1520–30; bo (variant of boo) + peep1

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To bo-peep
Collins
World English Dictionary
bo-peep (ˌbəʊˈpiːp)
 
n
1.  a game for very young children, in which one hides (esp hiding one's face in one's hands) and reappears suddenly
2.  informal (Austral), (NZ) a quick look (esp in the phrase have a bo-peep)

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature