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Bespeaker
Bespeaker Be*speak"er, n. One who bespeaks.
Peaked
Peak Peak, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Peaked; p. pr. & vb. n. Peaking.] 1. To rise or extend into a peak or point; to form, or appear as, a peak. There peaketh up a mighty high mount. --Holand. 2. To acquire sharpness of figure or features; hence, to look thin or sicky. ``Dwindle, peak, and pine.' --Shak. 3. [Cf. Peek.] To pry; to peep slyly. --Shak. Peak arch (Arch.), a pointed or Gothic arch.
Peaked
Peaked Peaked, a. 1. Pointed; ending in a point; as, a peaked roof. 2. (Oftener ?) Sickly; not robust. [Colloq.]
Speaker
Speaker Speak"er, n. 1. One who speaks. Specifically: (a) One who utters or pronounces a discourse; usually, one who utters a speech in public; as, the man is a good speaker, or a bad speaker. (b) One who is the mouthpiece of others; especially, one who presides over, or speaks for, a delibrative assembly, preserving order and regulating the debates; as, the Speaker of the House of Commons, originally, the mouthpiece of the House to address the king; the Speaker of a House of Representatives. 2. A book of selections for declamation. [U. S.]
Speakership
Speakership Speak"er*ship, n. The office of speaker; as, the speakership of the House of Representatives.

Meaning of Peake from wikipedia

- Major Timothy Nigel Peake CMG (born 7 April 1972) is a British Army Air Corps officer, European Space Agency astronaut and a former International Space...
- Peake may refer to: Hundred of Peake, a cadastral unit Peake, South Australia, a town and locality District Council of Peake, a former local government...
- Maxine Peake (born 14 July 1974) is an English actress and narrator. She appeared as Twinkle in Dinnerladies and Veronica Ball in Shameless, barrister...
- Peake is a surname, and may refer to: Archibald Peake (1859–1920), Australian conservative politician and Premier of South Australia Arthur Peake (1865–1929)...
- Tessa Peake-Jones (born 9 May 1957) is an English actress. She is known for her role as Raquel in the BBC sitcom Only Fools and Horses, whom she pla****...
- Mervyn Laurence Peake (9 July 1911 – 17 November 1968) was an English writer, artist, poet, and illustrator. He is best known for what are usually referred...
- Ryan Anthony Peake (born March 1, 1973) is a Canadian rhythm guitarist, keyboardist, songwriter, and backing vocalist of the Canadian rock band Nickelback...
- Lara Peake (born August 4, 1998) is an English actress. From Nottingham, England, Peake did not go to drama school. At 12 Peake joined a drama workshop...
- Charone Eric Peake (born October 16, 1992) is an American football wide receiver who is a free agent. He pla**** college football at Clemson. Peake was drafted...
- Major-General Frederick Gerard Peake CMG CBE CStJ (12 June 1886 – 30 March 1970), known as Peake Pasha, was a British Army and police officer and creator...
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