How to Pronounce peaky?

Correct pronunciation for the word "peaky" is [pˈiːki], [pˈiːki], [p_ˈiː_k_i].

"Peaky" in context

Peaky is a type of spiked flat cap popularized in England in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The style is typically associated with members of urban working class youth culture, such as the Peaky Blinders gang of Birmingham. It typically consists of a cloth or leather cap with a strap across the lower section of the cap, and with a peak at the front. The peak would often be lined with metal spikes, to protect the wearer from attack from rivals or opponents. In addition, these caps were also quite fashionable in their own right, and were often adorned with various motifs, badges, and trinkets.

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