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Overview of noun pokey

The noun pokey has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. jail, jailhouse, gaol, clink, slammer, poky, pokey

(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))

Overview of adj pokey

The adj pokey has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. dilatory, laggard, poky, pokey

(wasting time)

2. jerkwater, one-horse, pokey, poky

(small and remote and insignificant; "a jerkwater college"; "passed a series of poky little one-horse towns") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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