Definition of Poking. Meaning of Poking. Synonyms of Poking

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Definition of Poking

Poking
Poke Poke, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Poked; p. pr. & vb. n. Poking.] [Cf. LG. poken to prick, pierce, thrust, pok a dagger, knife, D. pook, G. pocken to beat, also Ir. poc a blow, Gael. puc to push.] 1. To thrust or push against or into with anything pointed; hence, to stir up; to excite; as, to poke a fire. He poked John, and said ``Sleepest thou ?' --Chaucer. 2. To thrust with the horns; to gore. 3. [From 5th Poke, 3.] To put a poke on; as, to poke an ox. [Colloq. U. S.] To poke fun, to excite fun; to joke; to jest. [Colloq.] To poke fun at, to make a butt of; to ridicule. [Colloq.]
Poking
Poking Pok"ing, a. Drudging; servile. [Colloq.] Bred to some poking profession. --Gray.

Meaning of Poking from wikipedia

- Poke may refer to: Poke (Ender's Game), a fictional character Poke (game), a two-player card game Poke, a fictional bar owner in the television series...
- Poke /poʊˈkeɪ/ (Hawaiian for "to slice" or "cut crosswise into pieces"; sometimes stylized Poké to aid pronunciation, also called Poké Bowl) is diced raw...
- The DFB-Pokal [ˈdeː ʔɛf beː poˈkaːl] (until 1943 Tschammer-Pokal [tʃaːmɐ poˈkaːl]) (English: German Cup) is a German knockout football cup competition...
- Poke, Poke salad, poke salat, or poke sallet may refer to: Poke (Hawaiian dish), a salad made from marinated raw fish Poke salad (aka poke salat or poke...
- m****-producible spherical tool called a Poké Ball at it. If the Pokémon is unable to escape the confines of the Poké Ball, it is considered to be under the...
- finished as the league's top goalscorer in the 2016–17 season and won the DFB-Pokal title. He also became the club's sixth all-time top goalscorer. In 2018...
- In computing, P**** and POKE are commands used in some high-level programming languages for accessing the contents of a specific memory cell referenced...
- Just a Poke is the first album by the band Sweet Smoke, released in 1970, engineered by Conny Plank. The song Baby Night displays the band's progressive...
- A pig in a poke is a thing that is bought without first being inspected, and thus of unknown authenticity or quality. The idiom is attested in 1555: I...
- Phytolacca americana, also known as American pokeweed, pokeweed, poke sallet, dragonberries is a poisonous, herbaceous perennial plant in the pokeweed...
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