Peeker is a lightweight extension with a single purpose - quickly lookup currently selected text on a predefined website.
How to use it
Open the Peeker panel by running the "Open Peeker" command
(easiest way is to press
After that, just select any text in any editor and corresponding content will be loaded.
Peeker only has one setting -
For example, the above demo uses the string
The webview in VSCode is not a full-fledged browser. Clicking on links won't have any effect. Also, some websites may not load properly. Feel free to log an issue on GitHub if there's a specific site you'd like to be able to access.