pocky

adjective
\ ˈpä-kē How to pronounce pocky (audio) \

Definition of pocky

: covered with pocks

Examples of pocky in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The dessert platter is rightly famous and a la carte items such as coconut parfait with passion fruit ($11) and a chocolate pot ($10.50) with candied peanuts and sesame pocky sticks are different and delicious. Michael Mayo, sun-sentinel.com, "Review: Asian trio on Las Olas — Etaru, Red Door and Sushi Shack," 29 Aug. 2019 Diners decorate their ice cream with fruit, pocky sticks and other toppings for additional fees. Lauren Delgado, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Quirky ice cream for your cone (or fish-shaped cake)," 19 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of pocky

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Pocky.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pocky. Accessed 31 May. 2020.

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