Definition of Peered
1. Verb. (past of peer) ¹
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Definition of Peered
1. peer [v] - See also: peer
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Literary usage of Peered
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1. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1885)
"Service was made, and the respondents ap- [ ^ 12 OTTO. peered and filed an answer. Their principal defenses arc as follows: (1) That the complainant is not ..."
2. The Chief American Poets: Selected Poems by Bryant, Poe, Emerson, Longfellow by Curtis Hidden Page (1905)
"In fields with bean or clover gay, The woodchuck, like a hermit gray, peered from the doorway of his cell; The muskrat plied the mason's trade, ..."
3. Diary of a Southern Refugee, During the War by Judith White Brockenbrough] [McGuire (1868)
"there, until a plain-looking soldier crossed the road, stopped, peered through the darkness into his face, and shouted out, " Old Jeb has come ! ..."
4. Outing (1892)
"... of old campaigners that hour around which cling the romance and poetry, the wit and wisdom of the camp fire. Many a night the moon peered over the ..."
5. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett, David Jardine by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett, David Jardine (1816)
"... if she stirred or moved, to cut her throat ;—that when day-light ap. peered, she could see in the room a black pitcher, not quite full of water, ..."
6. Every Day in the Year: A Poetical Epitome of the World's History by James Lauren Ford, Mary K. Ford (1902)
"... a spot the tartan peered above the wintry heap, Marking where a dead Macdonald The rippling wavy wealth that was thy From each kindred victim's head, ..."
7. Medical Record by George Frederick Shrady, Thomas Lathrop Stedman (1886)
"... and from its casket the organ of thought must be lifted by scientific lingers, peered at through investigating glasses, searched with microscopic lens, ..."