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‘Peek’ vs. ‘Peak’ vs. ‘Pique’

Peaks of the Grand Tetons, Wyoming, USA Peek – peak – pique: three words that sound alike (homophones) but have entirely different meanings. Peek means to take a quick look. Peak means the summit of a mountain. Pique means to stimulate interest, e.g., “to pique someone’s curiosity.” (Pique, when used in the passive voice, can […]