English for "poke guy" in Chinese, which means tripping oneself over on the street. In general the word, "poke guy" means for anything that's unpleasant. Pokey is used as an adjective.
A: Do you know English paper is due tomorrow?
B: Man, that is so pokey.
Slang for jail, prison,
I almost took a trip down to pokey town last night!
A slang term for Jail. It's usually used with a humorous tint or in writing or speech that's less than serious or dramatic. This is a very uncommon reference to jail.
That drunken fool landed himself in the pokey.
Prison, a place where government thinks the sly, criminal-minded belong.
Bollocks! Aidan almost got his skinny asphalt locked up in the pokey for doing a 1520.
. Orange protoplasmic horse sidekick to green hand- and foot-less Claymation hero. Not very bright but quite willing.
Gumby: Pokey, please get your tail out of the fire
1. Old-time word for "slow".
2. Slang for jail.
's orange pony. Pokey is made out of clay and speaks in a low voice that makes him sound more like a donkey than a pony. Pokey is often jealous of Gumby's talents.
4. A cactus-themed enemy from the Super Mario
video game series. Its first appearance was the non-canon Super Mario 2 (Super Mario USA in Japan), but made later appearances in other Mario games including Super Mario World and Paper Mario.
5. A main villain in Earthbound
. Pokey is a fat, ego-centric boy who causes trouble for Ness and the others throughout the game. He also appears in Mother 3.
1. Stop being so pokey and catch up!
2. He got thrown in the pokey last night.
3. With his cowboy hat on, Gumby rode Pokey through the desert.
4. Don't jump on a Pokey! They're spiny!
5. Pokey REALLY means business now!
The backstabbing neighbor of Ness. He is a pussy and fights against Ness in the final battle against Gigyas in a giant metal robot suit.
Pokey is a fat pussy with no friends.