noun Date: 1587 1. one that pecks 2. chiefly British courage 3. often vulgar penis

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  • Pecker — steht für: John Waters’ Pecker, US Filmkomödie (1629) Pecker, Asteroid des Hauptgürtels Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Begriffe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • pecker — ► NOUN N. Amer. vulgar slang ▪ a man s penis. ● keep your pecker up Cf. ↑keep your pecker up …   English terms dictionary

  • Pecker — Peck er, n. 1. One who, or that which, pecks; specif., a bird that pecks holes in trees; a woodpecker. [1913 Webster] 2. An instrument for pecking; a pick. Garth. [1913 Webster] {Flower pecker}. (Zo[ o]l.) See under {Flower}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pecker — [pek′ər] n. 1. a person or thing that pecks 2. [Brit. Informal] courage; spirits: chiefly in the phrase keep one s pecker up 3. [Vulgar Slang] the penis …   English World dictionary

  • pecker — one who pecks, 1690s, agent noun from PECK (Cf. peck) (v.); slang sense of penis is from 1902. Peckerwood (1859) is U.S. Southern black dialectal inversion of WOODPECKER (Cf. woodpecker); in folklore, taken as the type of white folks (1929) and… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Pecker — John Waters Pecker est une comédie décapante de John Waters réalisée en 1998, avec Edward Furlong et Christina Ricci. Sommaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • pecker —    the penis    Literally, an instrument for making a hole by pecking:     ... caution a feller about despairing of his poor engine and perhaps hitting his pecker with a hammer. (Theroux, 1973)    The British pecker was the nose, whence the… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • pecker — UK [ˈpekə(r)] / US [ˈpekər] noun [countable] Word forms pecker : singular pecker plural peckers mainly American impolite a penis • keep your pecker up …   English dictionary

  • pecker — n. (colloq.) (BE) spirits courage to keep one s pecker up * * * [ pekə] (colloq.) (BE) [ spirits ] [ courage ] to keep one s pecker up …   Combinatory dictionary

  • pecker — [[t]pe̱kə(r)[/t]] peckers 1) PHRASE If you tell someone to keep their pecker up, you are encouraging them to be cheerful in a difficult situation. [BRIT, INFORMAL] Syn: keep one s chin up 2) N COUNT A man s pecker is his penis. [AM, INFORMAL,… …   English dictionary

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