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English verb: poke into

1. poke into (contact) enter briefly

SamplesWe poked into the bar.

Pattern of useSomething is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)penetrate, perforate

2. poke into (contact) examine physically with or as if with a probe

SamplesProbe an anthill.

Synonymsdig into, probe

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)penetrate, perforate

Narrower (hyponym)gutter

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