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.
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."