Definisi 'poke'

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noun
1 tall coarse perennial American herb having small white flowers followed by blackish-red berries on long drooping racemes; young fleshy stems are edible; berries and root are poisonous Terjemahkan
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2 someone who takes more time than necessary; someone who lags behind Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

3 a bag made of paper or plastic for holding customer's purchases Terjemahkan
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4 a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow) Terjemahkan
Example:
he warned me with a jab with his finger
he made a thrusting motion with his fist
source: wordnet30

5 (boxing) a blow with the fist Terjemahkan
Example:
I gave him a clout on his nose
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6 A large North American herb of the genus Phytolacca (P. decandra), bearing dark purple juicy berries; -- called also garget, pigeon berry, pocan, and pokeweed. The root and berries have emetic and purgative properties, and are used in medicine. The young shoots are sometimes eaten as a substitute for asparagus, and the berries are said to be used in Europe to color wine. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

7 A bag; a sack; a pocket. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

8 The act of poking; a thrust; a jog; as, a poke in the ribs. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
9 poke or thrust abruptly Terjemahkan
Example:
he jabbed his finger into her ribs
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10 search or inquire in a meddlesome way Terjemahkan
Example:
This guy is always nosing around the office
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11 stir by poking Terjemahkan
Example:
poke the embers in the fireplace
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12 hit hard with the hand, fist, or some heavy instrument Terjemahkan
Example:
the salesman pounded the door knocker
a bible-thumping Southern Baptist
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13 make a hole by poking Terjemahkan
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14 To thrust or push against or into with anything pointed; hence, to stir up; to excite; as, to poke a fire. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

15 To search; to feel one's way, as in the dark; to grope; as, to poke about. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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