peak englannista suomeksi
A point; the sharp end or top of anything that terminates in a point; as, the peak, or front, of a cap.
2002, ''Joy of Cooking: All About Cookies'' (ISBN), page 29:
- A less risky method is to lift your whisk or beater to check the condition of the peaks of the egg whites; the foam should be just stiff enough to stand up in well-defined, unwavering peaks.
The highest value reached by some quantity in a time period.
2012 October 23, David Leonhardt, "http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/24/us/politics/race-for-president-leaves-income-slump-in-shadows.html?_r=1&hp," ''New York Times'' (retrieved 24 October 2012):
- By last year, family income was 8 percent lower than it had been 11 years earlier, at its peak in 2000, according to inflation-adjusted numbers from the Census Bureau.
The whole hill or mountain, especially when isolated.
1898, (w), ''In the Forbidden Land'' Chapter 62
- To the South we observed a large plain some ten miles wide, with snowy peaks rising on the farther side. In front was a hill projecting into the plain, on which stood a mani wall; and this latter discovery made me feel quite confident that I was on the high road to Lhassa.
The upper aftermost corner of a fore-and-aft sail.
The narrow part of a vessel's bow, or the hold within it.
A local maximum of a function, e.g. for sine waves, each point at which the value of ''y'' is at its maximum.
''Historians argue about when the Roman Empire began to peak and ultimately decay.''
To rise or extend into a peak or point; to form, or appear as, a peak.
- There peaketh up a mightie high mounte.
(quote-song) (featuring (w) and (w))| passage=When they're tryna get the girl to the crib and she leaves, it's peak / Tryna keep it discreet and she tweets, it's peak / See me rolling with 20 man deep, it's peak / Yo rudeboy, pull up, repeat, it's peak
To become sick or wan.
To acquire sharpness of figure or features; hence, to look thin or sickly.
To pry; to peep slyly.