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  • Hopefully a person who will compliment his Presidency, not one who will continually "hen-peck" and second guess him, all to advance her own agenda.

    Obama celebrates with Clinton backers

  • Drawer on the phone with a vertical swipe anywhere on the home screen, rather than having to hen-peck at a tiny on-screen button.

    ZDNet Australia

  • I'll read the whole chapter, hen-peck at sentences, write some bits of a scene, zoom out, double check that it fits and there's a purpose to it, zoom back in and hen-peck, zoom out to make sure what I'm about to write fits in the overall plot, zoom in a little to check the character arcs, and then zoom all the way back in to write it.

    spy scribbler

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