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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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References in periodicals archive ?
The first batch of Poke Balls is limited to 3,000 and sell for a price of NT$350 (US$11), with each person limited to four.
Within eight months, Meemoz Poke Cuisine, named after Mahmoud, was born.
Poke (pronounced poh-KAY and rhyming with OK) is a Hawaiian dish that features raw, sushi-grade seafood, often tuna, cut into cubes and combined with almost anything but often scallions, sweet onion, seaweed, kukui nuts, soy sauce and sesame oil.
The basis of poke is fresh, raw fish, marinated lightly and tossed with sticky rice and flavorings from around the Pacific Rim (think seaweed, ginger, wasabi, sesame seeds and furikake).
Then her sister brought up the idea of Poke, which is a generic name for a raw dish bowl of Hawaiian origin.
This marks the fourth Poke Loa to open in under two years.
At Poke Sushi Bowl all delicious Hawaiian inspired poke is made using a "non-oil" cooking procedure and a unique filtered water system.
The Island Poke Cookbook by James Porter, published by Ryland Peters & Small priced PS16.99, includes recipes for popular dishes such as yuzu lomo lomi salmon and golden beetroot with chilli lime shoyu, as well as Pacific Rim-inspired dishes such as teriyaki burgers and sea bass crudo.
Players will be able to swing their Joy-Con controller to throw their Poke Balls to catch a Pokemon.
Over the last few years, more off-island chefs started experimenting with poke on their menus, and boy, did mainlanders take the bait.
Brad Schwarz, principal, Lee & Associates NYC, arranged a lease at 2047 Broadway for Pokebab, a fast casual restaurant specializing in poke bowls, burritos and salads.
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LIGAYA MISHAN NYT Syndicate I can't remember the first time I tasted poke, because in Hawaii, where I grew up, it was always there " in a plastic tub from Foodland or Tamura's or Tamashiro's, tossed on the table as a snack or a side dish.