Peeping Tom


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Peeping Tom

stricken blind for peeping as the naked Lady Godiva rode by. [Br. Legend: Brewer Dictionary]

Peeping Tom

struck blind for peeping at Lady Godiva. [Br. Legend: Brewer Dictionary, 403]

Peeping Tom

illicitly glanced at the naked Godiva. [Br. Legend: Brewer Dictionary, 815]
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The clipped accents of the female cast, including Shirley Anne Field, Anna Massey, Moria Shearer and former Birmingham Rep star Brenda Bruce as Dora, probably date Peeping Tom the most.
If not, I'm afraid that you don't qualify as a Peeping Tom. I like my perverts a little more stereotypical if you don't mind.
It may be just lack of attention on the part of this writer, but we don't hear much about Peeping Toms these days.
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Self-confessed peeping tom Matthew Clark was caught hoarding tapes of attacks on the youngsters under the floor in a cupboard.
A PEEPING Tom c a u g h t slithering around a changing room on his belly to spy on a schoolgirl dressing was placed on the sex offenders' register yesterday.
Three council workers were under police investigation last night after they allegedly used CCTV cameras as a 'peeping tom' tool.
This peeping tom belongs to John and Mona `Bull' Bryngwran on AngleseyThis is Lad, who likes nothing better than sitting in the garden or walking in the mountains.
A sleepy village has been invaded by the SAS, the police and a peeping tom ( but local families needn't worry that they have been hit by a major crime wave.
2000 A man in the Philippines, found guilty of being a peeping tom, was ordered by a judge to keep a blindfold on for two weeks.