pecked
-picoteado
Past participle ofpeck. There are other translations for this conjugation.

peck

peck(
pehk
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to hit with the beak)
a. picotear
The rooster pecked the other birds in the chicken coop.El gallo picoteó las otras aves del gallinero.
b. picar
A robin pecked me when I tried to steal its eggs from its nest.Un petirrojo me picó cuando traté de robar los huevos de su nido.
2. (to kiss lightly)
a. dar un besito
Mariana tenderly pecked her baby on the cheek.Mariana le dio un besito a su bebé en las mejillas con ternura.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
3. (to strike with the beak; used with "at")
a. picotear
A woodpecker pecked at the tree outside my window and kept me up all night.Había un pájaro carpintero picoteando el árbol frente mi ventana y no me dejó dormir en toda la noche.
b. picar
We saw some pigeons pecking at the dirt in search of worms.Vimos unos pájaros picando la tierra en busca de gusanos.
4. (to nibble; used with "at")
a. picotear
Please eat your dinner and stop pecking at your food.Por favor, come tu cena y deja de picotear la comida.
b. picar
If you're going to keep pecking at your food, I'll just give it to the dog.Si vas a seguir picando tu comida, se la daré al perro.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
5. (act of pecking)
a. el picotazo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The bird turned around and gave a peck to the cat that was chasing it.El ave se dio la vuelta y le dio un picotazo al gato que lo perseguía.
6. (kiss)
a. el besito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
I gave my wife a peck on the cheek before I left for work.Le di a mi mujer un besito en la mejilla antes de salir para el trabajo.
7. (large amount)
a. el montón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
I bought a peck of apples at the market to bake into pies.Compré un montón de manzanas en el mercado para hacer tartas.
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peck
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of bird)
a. el picotazo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
2. (colloquial)
a. el besito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
(kiss)
to give somebody a peck on the cheekdar un besito a alguien en la mejilla
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (of bird)
a. picotear
4. (colloquial)
a. (kiss)
to peck somebody on the cheekdar un besito a alguien en la mejilla
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peck [pek]
noun
medida de áridos (= 9,087 litros); montón (m)
he got himself in a peck of trouble se metió en un buen lío (informal)
peck [pek]
noun
picotazo (m); (kiss) besito (m); beso (m) rápido;
transitive verb
picotear; (kiss) dar un besito a; dar un beso rápido a;
intransitive verb
picotear
to peck at [+bird] picar; he pecked at his food picaba la comida (con desgana)
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