Peakish - definition of Peakish by The Free Dictionary
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|a.||1.||Of or relating to a peak; or to peaks; belonging to a mountainous region.|
|2.||Having peaks; peaked.|
|3.||Having features thin or sharp, as from sickness; hence, sickly.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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It will cause greater rise in a more peakish
way, but will make the cake tough and cloying.
inflation (in) late third quarter of 2014 provides clarity to secular inflation as food inflation risk expires," said Jun Trinidad, economist at Citi Philippines.
Viewed through the lens of sentiment, the consumer looks peakish
as recent readings appear in free fall.