What does pokey mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jail, jailhouse, gaol, clink, slammer, poky, pokey(adj)

    a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)

  2. dilatory, laggard, poky, pokey(adj)

    wasting time

  3. jerkwater, one-horse, pokey, poky(adj)

    small and remote and insignificant

    "a jerkwater college"; "passed a series of poky little one-horse towns"

Wiktionary

  1. pokey(Noun)

    prison.

  2. pokey(Adjective)

    of small volume, cramped

  3. pokey(Adjective)

    slow

  4. pokey(Adjective)

    fast

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pokey(adj)

    see Poky

How to pronounce pokey?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say pokey in sign language?

  1. pokey

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pokey in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pokey in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of pokey in a Sentence

  1. Norris Trent:

    What a stunning place to become French. Its better than a pokey town hall, you really feel privileged, and so its quite a clever strategy.

Images & Illustrations of pokey

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