from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of pech.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Wee Jean staggered, her wee legs trembling, peching like a collie dog, winded after rounding up an unruly flock of sheep.

    A Small Death in the Great Glen

  • By the time he reached the second floor, he was peching and remembering exactly why he liked living in Patience's basement.

    Strip Jack

  • Honest man, he had had a sore fecht with the wind and the sleet, and he came in with a shawl roppined round his neck, peching like a broken-winded horse; so fain was he to find a rest for his weary carcass in our stuffed chintz pattern elbow-chair by the fire cheek.

    The Life of Mansie Wauch tailor in Dalkeith


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.