[ poh-chee ]
/ ˈpoʊ tʃi /
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adjective, poach·i·er, poach·i·est.
(of land) slushy; swampy.
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Example sentences from the Web for poachy
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.The Petty Troubles of Married Life, Complete|Honore de Balzac