George, 1558?–97? English dramatist.
George. ?1556–?96, English dramatist and poet. His works include the pastoral drama The Arraignment of Paris (1584) and the comedy The Old Wives’ Tale (1595)
[pee-ler] /ˈpi lər/ noun 1. a person or thing that . 2. a kitchen implement, often having a swiveling, protected blade, for removing the or outer skin of a vegetable or fruit. 3. a long-staple cotton raised originally in the regions along the Yazoo River and the Mississippi River delta. 4. a yarn made from […]
[pee-ling] /ˈpi lɪŋ/ noun 1. the act of a person or thing that . 2. that which is from something, as a piece of the skin or rind of a fruit. [peel] /pil/ verb (used with object) 1. to strip (something) of its skin, rind, bark, etc.: to peel an orange. 2. to strip (the […]
- Peel out
v. hot-rodders’ slang, 1952, perhaps from peel “blade or wash of an oar” (1875, American English), earlier “shovel-shaped instrument” (see peel (n.2). Or it might be from aircraft pilot phrase peel off “veer away from formation” (World War II), or from earlier American English slang peel it “run away at full speed” (1860). verb phrase […]
[peel-awf, -of] /ˈpilˌɔf, -ˌɒf/ adjective 1. designed to be peeled off from a backing or large sheet, usually of paper, before use; readied for use by peeling off: peel-off labels.