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poky

adjective \ˈpō-kē\

: very slow

of a room or building : small and uncomfortable

pok·i·erpok·i·est

Full Definition of POKY

1
:  small and cramped
2
:  shabby, dull
3
:  annoyingly slow
pok·i·ly \-kə-lē\ adverb
pok·i·ness \-kē-nəs\ noun

Variants of POKY

poky or pok·ey \ˈpō-kē\
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Examples of POKY

  1. <frustrated with the poky traffic during rush hour>

Origin of POKY

2poke
First Known Use: 1844

Rhymes with POKY

POKY Defined for Kids

poky

adjective \ˈpō-kē\
pok·i·erpok·i·est

Definition of POKY for Kids

1
:  so slow as to be annoying
2
:  small and cramped <a poky room>

Variants of POKY

poky or pok·ey \ˈpō-kē\

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