poke translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "poke" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /pəuk/
to push something into; to prod He poked a stick into the hole He poked her in the ribs with his elbow. to make (a hole) by doing this
hacer un agujero
She poked a hole in the sand with her finger.
to (cause to) protrude or project
She poked her head in at the window His foot was poking out of the blankets.
poker noun a (usually metal) rod for stirring up a fire
a red-hot poker.
poky adjective ( pokey) (of a room etc) small, with not enough space
minúsculo, diminuto
a poky little basement flat.
poke about phrasal verb ( poke around) to look or search for something among other things
She was poking about in a drawer trying to find a tape measure.
poke fun at to laugh at unkindly
burlarse de alguien
The children often poked fun at him because of his stammer.
poke one’s nose into to interfere with other people’s business
meter la nariz en
He is always poking his nose into my affairs.
(Definition of poke from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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