The Norwegian Nis was like a strong-shouldered child, in a coat and peaky cap, who carried a pretty blue light at night.
He's a peaky little chap; it comes of being a poet, I think.
You're gittin' peaky ez a sick kitten, an' saller ez a punkin; you'll be down with fevers an' agers nex'.
It is like liberty itself, after the peaky confinement of Sicily.
She might be described as pretty, but "peaky" and "spindling."
Why or wherefore I don't know, but these last days she has been as peaky as can be.
I thought there was something wrong about you when you came in; you had a peaky, under-fed look.
Them peaky little clams a'most puts out all my shoulder-blades, and wunna bite through a twine of gristle.
His peaky little beard, and the way he carried himself, as well as the quickness of his movements, told one that.
"Your brother is gettin' to be the peaky one, nowadays," went on Mrs. Gates, with her placid frankness.