poke around

phrasal verb
poked around; poking around; pokes around

Definition of poke around

informal
: to look around or search through something He poked around in his closet for something to wear to the party. often used figurativelyI don't want you poking around in my personal life.

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“Poke around.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/poke%20around. Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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