peewee[ pee-wee ]SEE DEFINITION OF peewee
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And if you will not for my sake, then at least do so for the sake of Vipa (Peewee), your youngest daughter!
Peewee demanded, regaining his seat after an inglorious tumble.
"Gee, I'm not scared of girls, that's one thing," Peewee informed them.
Roy Blakeley heard these words as in a dream, and even Peewee was silent.
To my certain knowledge young Peewee, as they call him, hasn't grown a half an inch in two years.
One troop was coming all the way from Idaho—to see Peewee Harris eat pie, perhaps.
And the girl spoiled everything, as Peewee Harris always said that girls are forever doing.
As if by common consent Roy's troop left it for him to answer, and even Peewee was quiet.
And at that everybody laughed out loud, and somebody gave Peewee an apple which kept him quiet for a while.
"It's near the cooking shack anyway, that's one good thing," Peewee observed.
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.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PEEWEE
- small time