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plural of poke
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as in jabs
a quick thrust please stop giving the cat pokes while it's trying to sleep

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noun (2)

plural of poke, chiefly Southern & Midland

pokes

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verb

present tense third-person singular of poke
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“Pokes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pokes. Accessed 30 Jan. 2023.

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