poke around Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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poke around

(UK also poke about) informal
phrasal verb with poke uk   /pəʊk/  us   /poʊk/ verb
to ​search for something by ​moving things around, usually not in a very ​careful or ​organized way: I was ​poking around in the ​drawer, ​looking for the ​key, when I ​found this!
(Definition of poke around from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “poke around”
in Chinese (Simplified) 搜索, 翻找…
in Chinese (Traditional) 搜索, 翻找…
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