English
English version

peckish

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpeckishpeck‧ish /ˈpekɪʃ/ adjective British English informal  HUNGRY/WANT TO EATslightly hungry She was feeling a bit peckish.
Examples from the Corpus
peckishThis is the stage when party-goers get peckish.The kids were getting peckish so Sammy found a cafe nearby.I'm feeling a bit peckish. What's in the fridge?feeling ... peckishWith some tuna mousse, if you're really feeling peckish.
Pictures of the day
What are these?
Click on the pictures to check.