Synonyms of peck in English:

peck


See definition of peck

verb

1‘the cockerel tried to peck my heel’

SYNONYMS

bite, nip, strike, hit, tap, rap, jab, poke, prick

2‘he pecked her on the cheek’

SYNONYMS

kiss, plant a kiss, give someone a peck

informal give someone a smacker

3‘the old lady pecked at her food’

SYNONYMS

nibble, pick at, pick over, take very small bites from, eat listlessly, toy with, play with, eat like a bird, show no appetite for, eat sparingly of