peewee

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n peewee small olive-colored woodland flycatchers of eastern North America
    • n peewee disparaging terms for small people
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Usage

In literature:

Then let me tell you, Captain Peewee, you will have a mutiny on your hands before you know it.
"Go Ahead Boys and the Racing Motorboat" by Ross Kay
Burrengeen, peewee; white and black bird.
"The Euahlayi Tribe" by K. Langloh Parker
Burreenjin, magpie, lark, or peewee Budtha, rosewood-tree, also girl's name.
"Australian Legendary Tales" by K. Langloh Parker
To my certain knowledge young Peewee, as they call him, hasn't grown a half an inch in two years.
"Tom Slade at Black Lake" by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
Peewee comes over 'n' looks at the hoss a minute.
"Blister Jones" by John Taintor Foote
The peewee loves to place his nest under the eaves of a sheltering porch, and the phoebe is no less sociable.
"Sigurd Our Golden Collie and Other Comrades of the Road" by Katharine Lee Bates
Jessie called, and she called again and again, as she ploughed through the sand, and heard in reply only the shrieks of the gulls and peewees.
"The Campfire Girls on Station Island" by Margaret Penrose
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In poetry:

Shivery grasses round about us nodding bonnets in the breeze,
Happy Jacks and Twelve Apostles hurdle-racing up the trees,
Peewees calling from the gullies, living wonders in the pool—
Hard bare seats and drab gray humdrum at the old bush school.
"The Old Bush School" by John O Brien

In news:

During week six of the St Mary's PeeWee Basketball League, in the Boys' League, the Hoyas defeated the Hornets, 30-28.
Zero Variance PeeWee splits two games.
The Doris Miller Family Y is seeking teams for a men's basketball tournament and free peewee football games Aug 20.
The Doris Miller Family Y will have a men's basketball tournament and free peewee football game Aug 20.
Corsicana — PeeWee Football signups have started in Blooming Grove.
Cleo " PeeWee " Millard Rogers.
Greg's PeeWee girls win CYO crown.
Nothing peewee about bounties on kids.
Referee, sheriff's deputy charged after fight at peewee football game.
Police say two men came to blows at peewee football game last week.
PeeWee 's XXX Adventure Porn Parody.
Cole Wenner, a seventh -grade student at MMI Preparatory School, has been chosen to play on a team in the PeeWee International Ice Hockey Tournament in Canada.
Pittsburgh police investigators look over the scene of a shooting at a peewee football game this morning adjacent to the Pittsburgh Obama International Studies Academy in East Liberty.
The peewee player posts impressive stats, scoring 35 times this season, running for 1,911 yards and averaging 8.2 yards per carry.
Undercover reporting from ESPN led Florida police to arrest nine men on Monday, October 29, 2012, for betting on peewee football games – as much as $100,000 on a championship game.
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