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1. peck  (noun) 
a United States dry measure equal to 8 quarts or 537.605 cubic inches



  Part Meronym:
    bushel


  More Generic:
    United States dry unit


2. peck  (noun) 
a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 2 gallons



  Part Meronym:
    bushel


  More Generic:
    British capacity unit     Imperial capacity unit


3. peck  (noun) 
(often followed by `of'') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "it must have cost plenty"



  More Specific:
flood / inundation / deluge / torrent - an overwhelming number or amount


  More Generic:
    large indefinite quantity     large indefinite amount


4. peck  (verb) 
bother persistently with trivial complaints; "She nags her husband all day long"

  Also known as: nag, hen-peck


  More Generic:
    complain     kick     plain     sound off     quetch     kvetch


5. peck  (verb) 
eat like a bird; "The anorexic girl just picks at her food"

  Also known as: pick at, peck at


  More Generic:
    eat


6. peck  (verb) 
eat by pecking at, like a bird

  Also known as: pick up


  More Generic:
    eat


7. peck  (verb) 
hit lightly with a picking motion

  Also known as: pick, beak


  More Generic:
    strike


8. peck  (verb) 
kiss lightly

  Also known as: smack


  More Generic:
    kiss     buss     osculate


 

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