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Synonyms for poky
ˈpoʊ kipoky

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  1. jail, jailhouse, gaol, clink, slammer, poky, pokeyadjective

    a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)

    Synonyms:
    clink, pokey, jail, slammer, jailhouse, click, gaol

    Antonyms:
    fast, cosmopolitan

  2. dilatory, laggard, poky, pokeyadjective

    wasting time

    Synonyms:
    laggard, dilatory, one-horse, pokey, jerkwater

    Antonyms:
    cosmopolitan, fast

  3. jerkwater, one-horse, pokey, pokyadjective

    small and remote and insignificant

    "a jerkwater college"; "passed a series of poky little one-horse towns"

    Synonyms:
    pokey, one-horse, dilatory, laggard, jerkwater

    Antonyms:
    fast, cosmopolitan

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  1. pokyadjective

    Synonyms:
    slow, dull, tiresome, tedious, prosaic

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#61103gaol
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#155334laggard
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    An antonym for "pesky"
    A plaguey
    B agreeable
    C pestilent
    D pettish

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