semipeak etymology

English word semipeak comes from English peak, English semi- (Half. Partial, incomplete. Somewhat, rather, quasi-.)

Detailed word origin of semipeak

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
peak English (eng) To reach a highest degree or maximum.. To rise or extend into a peak or point; to form, or appear as, a peak. (intransitive) To acquire sharpness of figure or features; hence, to look thin or sickly.. (intransitive) To become sick or wan.. (intransitive) To pry; to peep slyly. (geography) The top, or one of the tops, of a hill, mountain, or range, ending in a point. (geography) The whole [...]
semi- English (eng) Half. Partial, incomplete. Somewhat, rather, quasi-.
semipeak English (eng) Being or relating to a value approaching the peak of something.

Words with the same origin as semipeak

Descendants of semi-
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