"poke" Definition

  1. a bag, or sack; “to buy a pig in a POKE,” to purchase anything without seeing it. POKE was originally a pocket. Shakspeare says— “And then he pulled a dial from his POKE.”

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Position in the dictionary: 2642 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: poke., poker., pokers, poky, policeman, polish off, poll, poll parrot, polony, pompadours
Previous words in the dictionary: pogram, podgy, pocket-pistol, pocket, plutocracy, plunger, plunder, plumper, plummy, plum-cash

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