Examples of poky in a Sentence
frustrated with the poky traffic during rush hour
Recent Examples of poky from the Web
But like an errant, poky sensor in their comfy nests, birds may not like having a drone watching their every move.
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Origin and Etymology of poky
First Known Use: 1828
POKY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of poky for English Language Learners
: very slow
of a room or building : small and uncomfortable
POKY Defined for Kids
Definition of poky for Students
1 : so slow as to be annoying
2 : small and cramped a poky room
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