adjective, fork·i·er, fork·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM forkyfork·i·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for forky
A dark cloud was rising in the west, across whose gloomy front the vivid lightning bent its forky spires.Alonzo and Melissa|Daniel Jackson, Jr.
A blue and forky flash darted a momentary light over the landscape.Ixion In Heaven|Benjamin Disraeli
Their forky tongues licked the bones that appeared to writhe and crawl in living agony.
Wolves hunt in packs,They sought for bigger game; somehowThey seemed to see above her brow The forky sign of turkey tracks.The Book of Humorous Verse|Various
An erect serpent occupies the other side, and ends with forky tongue near the orifice.Ancient Pagan and Modern Christian Symbolism|Thomas Inman