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Synonyms for poke

Synonyms for poke

to thrust against or into

to cause to stick out

to look into or inquire about curiously, inquisitively, or in a meddlesome fashion

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to reach about or search blindly or uncertainly

to go or move slowly so that progress is hindered

an act of thrusting into or against, as to attract attention

Synonyms for poke

tall coarse perennial American herb having small white flowers followed by blackish-red berries on long drooping racemes

a bag made of paper or plastic for holding customer's purchases

a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow)

poke or thrust abruptly

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search or inquire in a meddlesome way

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hit hard with the hand, fist, or some heavy instrument

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make a hole by poking

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Poke Bowl Combos are available at all 48 Tokyo Joe's locations throughout Colorado, Arizona, Dallas and Southern California.
Aloha Poke got its start in March 2016 as a food stand inside a Chicago train station and now has seven locations in the city, one in the suburbs -- in Evanston -- and another in California.
Through Poke Poke, our aim was to serve the freshest tasting ingredients to erase the stigma that healthy food is boring and bland,' says Speedy.
For beginners, it's important to do something a little bit larger so that they don't poke themselves.
Poke is a fast growing segment in the world and there is great potential for growth in this region and we are grateful to be a part of Dubai's dining scene" said Bassem.
The last action of the half saw Poke comfortably save Jordan Evans' strike on the turn.
Poke Radar is a unique property which was built swiftly and in a nimble manner.
Under this deal, Glu has agreed to pay total cash consideration of USD500,000 for all assets associated with the Poke Radar application.
Glu has agreed to buy all assets associated with the Poke Radar application.
In Australia, the Darwin Police Station -- which had been deemed a Poke-stop -- was forced to issue a statement via Facebook that Pokemon Go players need not enter a building to collect Poke balls and could just do so while standing outside.
You might have asked your assistant to change all your meetings to offsites within proximity of Poke Stops.
The tuna poke is doused in sesame oil and served with a nori cracker, and while Kapur's fried rice does contain spam, it comes without a [TM] symbol, as Kapur makes his own from pork, taking the mystery out of the meat.
He said, "All you gotta do is take the needle and poke away," so I started doing that.
Bringing the story begun in two previous novels and concluding what the author terms an "informal" trilogy, "The Hot Countries" conveys more information about Poke Rafferty and his way of life in Bangkok than in the previous six books in the series.
I JUST read Paul OGRADY`s comments about TV shows and saying he would rather have a poke in the eye with a needle than learn how to sew or knit from a TV programme.