What does the word peck mean?

Usage examples for peck

  1. They always looked as if, instead of feet, they had a peck of onions inside them. – 'O Thou, My Austria!' by Ossip Schubin
  2. He can peck you to death, you know. – Verotchka's Tales by Mamin Siberiak
  3. Longstreet, with two of his divisions, was not at Chancellorsville, but was at Suffolk opposing the Federals under Peck. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson