Or I heard the peep of the young when I could not see the parent bird.
I ain't heard a peep out of his room since.
His only novelty was the use of it as a peep-show; his descriptions of it are vague, but being published in a book of general reference, which became popular, he acquired credit for the invention.
She crossed the living room and paused at the door, looking through the peep hole.
Von Rohr terms this kind of vision " peep-hole observation."
He describes some entertaining peep-show arrangements, possibly similar to Alberti's, and indicates how the dark chamber with a concave speculum can be used for observing eclipses.
Some were red, some white, and others pale pink, and they were just peeping out of the green leaves, as rosy-faced children peep out from their warm beds in wintertime before they are quite willing to get up.
On account of its transparency and its resistance to fire and sudden changes of temperature, mica has been much used for the windows of stoves and lanterns, for the peep-holes of furnaces, and the chimneys of lamps and gas-burners.
This is done, without interfering with the blast, in order to keep the fuel at the proper level in L, according to the indications of the burning zone, as shown through the peep-holes B 1 to B4.
Lawless Protestant associations, called Peep o' Day Boys, terrorized the north and were the progenitors of the Orangemen (1789).
L is the producer-shaft, with an iron casing B and peep holes B 1 to B4, passing through the brick lining M.
She crossed to it and peered through the peep hole, surprised to see Jonny's caramel features and black eyes.