pee-wee[ pee-wee ]SEE DEFINITION OF pee-wee
Synonyms for pee-wee
- yea big
Antonyms for pee-wee
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PEE-WEE
There followed the most terrible moment in the life of Pee-wee Harris, Scout.
"If you love them I should think you'd want to eat them," said Pee-wee.
"I had a lot of frankfurters and things at the places along the highway," Pee-wee said.
Pee-wee arose and laid one hand on the back of the hair-cloth chair.
Pee-wee could see the imposing procession as far down as the bend.
The world seemed to be making a pathway, of rather a highway, to Pee-wee's door.
"Sure, and I'll be the one to eat what's left of the things that won't keep," said Pee-wee.
Pepsy was counting the money and Pee-wee was eating the cookies that were left over.
Pee-wee asked, hardly knowing what to think of this information.
Pee-wee's loyalty was so staunch that he did not even consider the things his aunt had said.
1877, "small, tiny, for children," a dialect word, possibly a varied reduplication of wee. Attested earlier (1848) as a noun meaning "a small marble." (Baseball Hall-of-Famer Harold "Peewee" Reese got his nickname because he was a marbles champion before he became a Dodgers shortstop.) As a type of bird (variously applied on different continents) it is attested from 1886, imitative of a bird cry.