pecking

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɛkɪŋ/
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Verb[edit]

pecking

  1. present participle of peck

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pecking (countable and uncountable, plural peckings)

  1. The act by which something is pecked.
    the peckings of hungry chickens
  2. The ancient skill of shaping stone into tools, containers, or artworks.
  3. (obsolete) The sport of throwing pebbles at birds.