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Jane poked me in the arm to get my attention.
The boys were poking the worm with a stick.
Tom poked at the vegetables but ate nothing.
Poking his hand into the bag, Paul pulled out a cookie.
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.
All the kids poked fun at Dan's new haircut.
This is the American English definition of poke. View British English definition of poke.