how to pronounce poking

/ˈpoʊkɪŋ/

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The above transcription of poking is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

poking is pronounced in two syllables

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poʊkɪŋ

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An example use of poking in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… it's just like poking a poking a knife …”

meanings of poking

verb:

  1. Present participle of poke.

noun:

  1. The act by which something is poked.

adjective:

  1. Drudging; servile.

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