peephole

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n peephole a hole (in a door or an oven etc) through which you can peep
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Peephole A hole, or crevice, through which one may peep without being discovered.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n peephole A hole or crevice through which one may peep or look.
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Usage

In literature:

Lorenzo's eyes ached as he stared through a peephole in the doorway of a storeroom into the common room of the inn called the Angel.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
De Naarboveck tapped on the peephole made in the massive door.
"A Nest of Spies" by Pierre Souvestre
In this place you were watched by a guard who came regularly each half hour and spied on you through a peephole.
"Vulcan's Workshop" by Harl Vincent
One rugged cleft in the rim of the crater's cup made a peephole for seeing within.
"Two Thousand Miles Below" by Charles Willard Diffin
Near the tower is a safety post built of stone, with slits for peepholes.
"Astounding Stories, March, 1931" by Various
At length Pedro, unable to keep still, mounted to a peephole near Knowlton.
"The Pathless Trail" by Arthur O. (Arthur Olney) Friel
There was a small peephole in it, and Malone put his eye to it and waited.
"Occasion for Disaster" by Gordon Randall Garrett
At the tannery, Nelson opened the door when he recognized her through the peephole and greeted her with a shake of the head.
"The Monk of Hambleton" by Armstrong Livingston
Then Toby fell rigid, and stared again through his peephole.
"Jack Winters' Campmates" by Mark Overton
He called tentatively through the peephole, half-hoping to catch a guard's attention.
"Infinite Intruder" by Alan Edward Nourse
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In news:

Landscape of Eros, Through the Peephole.
Landscape of Eros , Through the Peephole.
He made a peephole in the garden wall.
A Peephole Perspective on Tiny Worlds.
SUSPICIOUS CONDITION, SOM CENTER ROAD: A woman said Nov 7 she returned to her apartment to find the door's peephole missing and a hole in its place that allowed anyone to look into her apartment.
Maintenance glued the peephole back into place.
Erin Andrews video a peephole to public.
Erin Andrews Files $10M Lawsuit Over Peephole Video Incident.
In 2008, Andrews was videotaped in the nude through the peephole of her Nashville hotel room.
Erin Andrews files $10 million suit in peephole video incident.
ESPN reporter Erin Andrews refiles $10 million lawsuit in peephole videotape incident.
Peeping Tom Sentenced to 2.5 Years Erin Andrews has filed a lawsuit over her September 2008 stay at a Nashville, Tennessee, hotel where a man altered a peephole so he could shoot video of the ESPN sports reporter while she was nude.
Sportscaster Erin Andrews is trying to get TheDirty.com to take down images from her illegally shot nude peephole video.
Erin Andrews peephole video searched for all over again.
Sexy ESPN sportscaster Erin Andrews was the target of a peephole pervert who surreptitiously shot a video of her walking around her hotel room naked -- and posted it on the Internet.
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In science:

Gates can optionally have access to the data stored in the memory cell (peephole connections).
Phoneme recognition in TIMIT with BLSTM-CTC
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