adjective, pok·i·er, pok·i·est.Informal.
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OTHER WORDS FROM pokypok·i·ly, adverbpok·i·ness, noun
Words nearby poky
Example sentences from the Web for poky
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