The intimacy of the contrasting figures in the painting represented to peck the love he had for his longtime wife, Veronique peck.
Leo, however, seemed less jazzed about the hardware in her hand than the peck she received from presenter Jeremy Irons.
“Normally we might see a project like this take twice as long,” peck says.
peck shows us a new world emerging from the catastrophe of 2008, a new world that most Americans will find harsher than the old.
“We agree that government buildings should reflect the quality and diversity of American architecture,” said peck.
This was peck's opportunity, and with a slash of the hunting-knife he released his hands.
This ended the operations of the firm of peck & Masters, in 1864.
The flood of invective which had been accumulating in Mr. peck's system all the afternoon now broke its bounds.
I have found about Chillicothe a number of the varieties given by Dr. peck.
One was so devoted to her eggs that she would run up and peck at my fingers and run over my hand as I extended it toward the nest.
late 13c., "dry measure of one-quarter bushel," of unknown origin; perhaps connected with Old French pek, picot (13c.), also of unknown origin (Barnhart says these were borrowed from English). Chiefly of oats for horses; original sense may be "allowance" rather than a fixed measure, thus perhaps from peck (v.).
"act of pecking," 1610s, from peck (v.). It is attested earlier in thieves' slang (1560s) with a sense of "food, grub."