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peck
pɛk
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A United States dry measure equal to 8 quarts or 537.605 cubic inches.
  2. A British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 2 gallons.
  3. A large number or amount or extent.
(动) As a verb
  1. Bother persistently with trivial complaints.
  2. Eat like a bird.
  3. Eat by pecking at, like a bird.
  4. Hit lightly with a picking motion.
  5. Kiss lightly.
Hyphenationpeck
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
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啄食zhuóshí(of a bird) to peck at food
许多xǔduōmany; a lot of; much
rēngto throw; to throw away
zhuóto peck
吹毛求疵chuī máo qiú cīlit. to blow apart the hairs upon a fur to discover any defect (idiom); fig. to be fastidious; nitpick
qiānto peck, as birds
zhòua beak; to peck; to order, enjoin upon
dǒudry measure for grain equal to ten or one-tenth of a ; decaliter; peck; cup or dipper shaped object; old variant of ; abbr. for the Big Dipper constellation 北斗星
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