Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) poke, pigeon berry, garget, scoke, Phytolacca americana (tall coarse perennial American herb having small white flowers followed by blackish-red berries on long drooping racemes; young fleshy stems are edible; berries and root are poisonous)
- S: (n) dawdler, drone, laggard, lagger, trailer, poke (someone who takes more time than necessary; someone who lags behind)
- S: (n) sack, poke, paper bag, carrier bag (a bag made of paper or plastic for holding customer's purchases)
- S: (n) jab, jabbing, poke, poking, thrust, thrusting (a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow)) "he warned me with a jab with his finger"; "he made a thrusting motion with his fist"
- S: (n) punch, clout, poke, lick, biff, slug ((boxing) a blow with the fist) "I gave him a clout on his nose"
- S: (v) jab, prod, stab, poke, dig (poke or thrust abruptly) "he jabbed his finger into her ribs"
- S: (v) intrude, horn in, pry, nose, poke (search or inquire in a meddlesome way) "This guy is always nosing around the office"
- S: (v) poke (stir by poking) "poke the embers in the fireplace"
- S: (v) thump, pound, poke (hit hard with the hand, fist, or some heavy instrument) "the salesman pounded the door knocker"; "a bible-thumping Southern Baptist"
- S: (v) poke (make a hole by poking)