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Definition for: POKES

Make a hole by poking
Hit hard with the hand, fist, or some heavy instrument; "the salesman pounded the door knocker"; "a bible-thumping Southern Baptist"
(boxing) a blow with the fist; "I gave him a clout on his nose"
Stir by poking; "poke the embers in the fireplace"
A sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow); "he warned me with a jab with his finger"; "he made a thrusting motion with his fist"
Search or inquire in a meddlesome way; "This guy is always nosing around the office"
A bag made of paper or plastic for holding customer's purchases
Someone who takes more time than necessary; someone who lags behind
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

anagrams for:pokes

(imp.) of Speak
Imp. of Speak.
(n.) The radius or ray of a wheel; one of the small bars which are inserted in the hub, or nave, and which serve to support the rim or felly.
(n.) A projecting handle of a steering wheel.
(n.) A rung, or round, of a ladder.
(n.) A contrivance for fastening the wheel of a vehicle, to prevent it from turning in going down a hill.
(v. t.) To furnish with spokes, as a wheel.