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To look with difficulty, or as if searching for something.
c. 1696, (w), ''(w)'', Act I, Scene 1,http://www.opensourceshakespeare.org/views/plays/play_view.php?WorkID=merchantvenice&Scope=entire&pleasewait=1&msg=pl
- (..) I should be still
- Plucking the grass, to know where sits the wind,
- Peering in maps for ports, and piers, and roads;
1798, (w), ''(w)'' in ''(w)'', London: J. & A. Arch, Part III, p. 17,https://archive.org/details/lyricalballadswi00word
- And strait the Sun was fleck’d with bars
- (Heaven’s mother send us grace)
- As if thro’ a dungeon grate he peer’d
- With broad and burning face.
1900, W. Chesnutt|Charles W. Chesnutt, ''The House Behind the Cedars'', Boston: Houghton Mifflin, Chapter I, p. 10,https://archive.org/details/housebehindcedar00ch
- He walked slowly past the gate and peered through a narrow gap in the cedar hedge. The girl was moving along a sanded walk, toward a gray, unpainted house, with a steep roof, broken by dormer windows.
1912: (w), (w), New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1914, Chapter 6, p. 65,https://archive.org/details/tarzanofapes00burruoft
- He would peek into the curtained windows, or, climbing upon the roof, peer down the black depths of the chimney in vain endeavor to solve the unknown wonders that lay within those strong walls.
To come in sight; to appear.
c. 1593, (w), ''(w)'', Act IV, Scene 3,http://www.opensourceshakespeare.org/views/plays/play_view.php?WorkID=tamingshrew&Scope=entire&pleasewait=1&msg=pl
- And as the sun breaks through the darkest clouds,
- So honour peereth in the meanest habit.
1611, (w), ''(w)'', London: Walter Burre, Act III,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A04640.0001.001
- See, how his gorget peeres aboue his gowne;
A look; a glance.
1970, William Crookes, T. A. Malone, George Shadbolt, ''The British journal of photography'' (volume 117, page 58)
- Blessed are those organisers who provide one-and-all with a name tag, for then the participants will chat together. A quick peer at your neighbour's lapel is much the simplest way to become introduced (..)
Somebody who is, or something that is, at a level or of a value equal (to that of something else).
- In song he never had his peer.
- Shall they draw off to their privileged quarters, and consort only with their peers?
Someone who is approximately the same age (as someone else).
''a peer of the realm''
- a noble peer of mickle trust and power
A comrade; a companion; an associate.
- He all his peers in beauty did surpass.
To make equal in rank.
To carry communications traffic terminating on one's own network on an equivalency basis to and from another network, usually without charge or payment. Contrast with ''transit'' where one pays another network provider to carry one's traffic.
Someone who pees, someone who urinates.
(quote-newsgroup) like you've already broken him quite well, if he's peeing when disciplined. Pretty sad. He's not a dog, not that treating a dog like this is any better either. You've turned your child into a submissive peer.| date=August 29 2000| url=http://groups.google.com/group/alt.parenting.solutions/msg/8dca3077c67470e1?q=peer
A pear, a fruit of the pear tree.
1911, H. Heukels, ''Kennis Der Natuur A. Leerboek der dierkunde, plantkunde en natuurkunde voor a.s. onderwijzers'', vol. II "dierkunde", page 77.