Definition of 'poky'
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We got used to it, but the house is poky in the extreme. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We got used to it, but the house is poky in the extreme. Times, Sunday Times (2016)What you find is a poky little afterthought crammed into a corner of the top floor. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We were surprised that people were watching our poky little car show. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The downside is that some rooms remain authentically poky, with poor views or no balconies. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is all dark and poky, you know. What Katy Did (1872)They have completely the wrong idea about what people want - such as having a poky kitchen in the basement. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He politely accepts a smaller room up a poky flight of stairs, where his tall frame seems ill at ease. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But whether you opt for old or new, it seems the future is looking bright for the dark and poky terrace. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A few of the rooms are a little poky, with some noise coming from the kitchen. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Having lived in Victorian houses with all those poky little rooms, we have tried to provide openness. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They gave me a room in a hostel - poky little place, more like a kennel it was. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But the mirror, mirror on the wall and on the bedside cabinet drawers is also telling us something about the poky size of rooms in new-builds. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Used Rarely. poky is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of poky from the Collins English Dictionary
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