bo-peep

bo-peep

(ˌbəʊˈpiːp)
n
1. (Games, other than specified) a game for very young children, in which one hides (esp hiding one's face in one's hands) and reappears suddenly
2. informal Austral and NZ a quick look (esp in the phrase have a bo-peep)
Translations

bo-peep

[bəʊˈpiːp] N to play bo-peepjugar tapándose la cara y descubriéndola de repente
Little Bo-peep personaje de una poesía infantil, famoso por haber perdido sus ovejas
References in classic literature ?
Jaggers's fire, its rising and falling flame made the two casts on the shelf look as if they were playing a diabolical game at bo-peep with me; while the pair of coarse fat office candles that dimly lighted Mr.
Rhyme Little Bo-Peep has lost her sheep, And can't tell where to find them; Leave them alone, and they'll come home, Bringing their tails behind them.
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