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1. poking

noun. ['ˈpoʊkɪŋ'] a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow).

Synonyms

  • poke
  • thrust
  • jab
  • gesture
  • jabbing

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • boo

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Words that Rhyme with Poking

  • antismoking
  • nonsmoking
  • non-smoking
  • provoking
  • stroking
  • revoking
  • invoking
  • stoking
  • smoking
  • evoking
  • croaking
  • cloaking
  • broking
  • soaking
  • joking
  • coking
  • choking

Example sentences of the word poking


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Eventually you will note the colorful top of the radish root poking above the ground.

Quotes containing the word poking


1. Since the very beginning, Emeril's had a sense of humor about me calling him names and poking fun at him.
- Anthony Bourdain

2. I think that what comes through in Chicago humor is the affection. Even though you're poking fun at someone or something, there's still an affection for it.
- Bob Newhart

3. I love poking fun at myself. I have a rather mean sense of humor.
- Alton Brown

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