The ONE and a half



Schrade, Scott sschrade at ascpl.lib.oh.us
Tue May 4 15:29:03 CDT 2004


> > > No, it's whatever you might think is a song you'd use to peak 
> > > someone's interest.
> >
> > Speaking of *piquing* (as opposed to peaking, or even peeking), 
> 
> Peaking: To achieve a maximum of development, value, or intensity 
>
> Piquing: To cause to feel resentment or indignation.


Try definition #2 for "pique" -

   To provoke; arouse:  (ex. The portrait piqued her curiosity.)

I think *that's* the word you were looking for.  Not "peak."
You're never wrong, are you?  ;-)


- SCHRADE in Akron

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