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poky

pok·y (pok·ey)

poky (pokey)

 
pronunciation:
po ki
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
inflections: pokier, pokiest
definition 1: (informal) slow-moving.
similar words:
slow, sluggish, tardy
definition 2: small, insignificant, or shabby.
a poky little town
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derivations: pokily (adv.), pokiness (n.)