sparrow peck

sparrow peck

A textured finish, produced on a plastered surface by dabbing the surface with a stiff brush.
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And he regularly comes back, offering a hand to Eleanor, sitting in her headscarf, clutching a purse, while a sparrow pecks a crust on her ECHO, which carries the headline "Kop Calls For Shankly".
'Th-' The sparrow pecked him, suddenly and viciously, bringing blood just below his eye.