What does poking mean?

Definitions for poking
pok·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word poking.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. jab, jabbing, poke, poking, thrust, thrusting(noun)

    a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow)

    "he warned me with a jab with his finger"; "he made a thrusting motion with his fist"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Poking

    of Poke

  2. Poking(adj)

    drudging; servile

How to pronounce poking?

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

How to say poking in sign language?

  1. poking

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of poking in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of poking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of poking in a Sentence

  1. Mike Murphy:

    If somebody takes a poke at Jeb Bush we’re capable of poking back.

  2. Jeff Coyne:

    You know, someone poking themselves with [ a needle ], or someone reusing them, it sort of encourages the safe practice of disposing of them.

  3. Pete Buttigieg:

    This reminds everybody of what they can not stand about Washington, scoring points against each other, poking at each other, yeah, that's called the Democratic primary election, Pete.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    An online poll is poking a big joke to the population by asking to make a pick about the worst synthetic statue, the wise is wondering if any of them is even to be considered a good one.

  5. Kevin Hart:

    We're poking fun at these racial stereotypes in such a clever way that people are going to have to go, 'It is stupid to prejudge and to assume based on appearance, color, standards, whatever it may be,'.

Images & Illustrations of poking

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