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verb as in appear briefly

verb as in scan, scrutinize

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Chipper Cash, a cross-border, peer to peer payments service, has raised $30 million in a Series B funding round led by Ribbit Capital with participation from Bezos Expeditions, Jeff Bezos’s personal venture capital fund.

From Quartz

A recent study, not yet peer reviewed, found the Quidel test detected over 80% of cases when used on symptomatic people and those with known exposures to the virus, but only 32% among people without symptoms, The New York Times reported.

Although that research has not yet been peer reviewed or published, he says its findings on mask effectiveness are about on par with what previous research has shown.

He and a co-author studied peer-reviewed research and public health publications from January to September to identify instances of Covid-19 spread on flights, and then ranked them by the certainty with which we could trust the results.

From Vox

That has clearly changed now and today’s Microsoft is one of the most active corporate open-source contributors among its peers — and now the owner of GitHub .

They peered out into the gloom from Battery Park and could not make out her form.

Yambuku Breman peered out at the huge Congo River system as the flight took off.

With eyes starting from my head I peered into the darkness, but when he came into the room I did not see him.

And finally his head peered around and he said to me, "Mmhmmhmm?"

Yet the Times still overlooked allegations whose seriousness it would have recognized had it peered closer.

As she peered into the face of Dr. Ashton, her own was scarlet and yellow, and her voice rose to a shriek.

Once more she peered into the glass, shook out her skirts, then sought a door in a far and dusky corner.

She said she was, but she started awful slow, and kinda peered back, and up to the hall.

The Seneschal peered at him curiously through shortsighted eyes.

He stood before me, leaning over till his hands clasped his knees, and peered into my face, smiling.


On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to peered, such as: emerge, become visible, crop up, open to view, peep out, and peer out.

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