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Jane poked me in the arm to get my attention.
The boys were poking the insects with a pen.
Tom poked at the vegetables with his fork.
Poking his hand into the bag, Paul pulled out a biscuit.
See if you can poke one corner through, and I’ll pull it from the other side.
A thin knee poked out of his worn jeans.
Only her nose poked through her ski mask.
Dad poked his head into my room and said dinner was ready.
This is the British English definition of poke. View American English definition of poke.