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pokey

noun
slang

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a place of confinement for persons held in lawful custody
  • joked about the time he passed out on the street and woke up in the pokey

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The first known use of pokey was circa 1919

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“Pokey.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pokey. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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