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adjective, pock·i·er, pock·i·est.
  1. of, pertaining to, characterized by, or covered with pocks.
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Origin of pocky

First recorded in 1300–50, pocky is from the Middle English word pokky. See pock, -y1
Related formspock·i·ly, adverb
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Historical Examples

  • These, says king James, were her owne very words; at all events, a pocky priest may be accepted as a phrase of the time.

    A History of Epidemics in Britain (Volume I of II)

    Charles Creighton