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poachy

[ poh-chee ]
/ ˈpoʊ tʃi /
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adjective, poach·i·er, poach·i·est.

(of land) slushy; swampy.

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Origin of poachy

First recorded in 1700–10; poach1 + -y1
poach·i·ness, noun
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  • And it shall ridy-pidy in the coachy-poachy too; all round the parky-warky with the cock-a-doodle-doo.

    Ireland as It Is|Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
  • Thus they are perpetually using such terminations as lala, nana, coachy-poachy, just as mothers and nurses use them to babies.

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