OTHER WORDS FROM pokypok·i·ly, adverbpok·i·ness, noun
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How to use poky in a sentence
Actually flying it to the moon will be another matter, and Peregrine’s trip to the lunar surface will be a comparatively patient and poky one.How Pittsburgh Is Leading the U.S. Back to the Moon|Jeffrey Kluger|June 23, 2022|Time
The spot was miles from anywhere, on the side of a hill whose poky desert plants scrape anyone who walks by, and over which wild horses keep watch.A CIA spyplane crashed outside Area 51 a half-century ago. This explorer found it.|Sarah Scoles|January 5, 2021|Popular-Science
The partners’ goal was making underwriting, the poky part in the middle, fully electronic.
“Come on,” she urged the poky car as it struggled up the slope.
It's rather a poky place, you know, mamma, and in India I suppose the houses are all enormous.Robin Redbreast|Mary Louisa Molesworth
It is monstrous to think of burying his talents in a poky little hole like Whitford.A Charming Fellow, Volume II (of 3)|Frances Eleanor Trollope
We used to have a house, of course, before uncle died, and you know how poky rooms seem after that.In Accordance with the Evidence|Oliver Onions
The children are behaving as well as can be, and Sykes too; and it's not a poky house, by any means.Sarah's School Friend|May Baldwin
Somehow Ebenezer did not seem just a poky old farm horse, as Twinkleheels had always regarded him.The Tale of Pony Twinkleheels|Arthur Scott Bailey