Definition of peever in English:

peever

(also peevers)

noun

mass nounScottish
  • The game of hopscotch.

    ‘those far-off days when they played peevers in the streets’
    • ‘By 5.30, the whole business would be done and dish-washed, leaving the family free to dig the garden, watch TV or play peevers in the street.’

Origin

Mid 19th century (denoting the stone or piece of pottery used in the game): of unknown origin.

Pronunciation

peever

/ˈpiːvə/