Poking Sentence Examples

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  • I never saw Claire poking around.

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  • Something told Dean it wasn't the time for poking fun.

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  • He cautioned Fred to be on the lookout as they were not the only ones poking around after the past occupant of the Bascomb Place apartment.

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  • Laugh - Teach kids the importance of humor by poking gentle fun at them and encourage them to do the same to you.

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  • In other Kelly Osbourne news, she recently pledged her support for Mel Gibson after being offered a t-shirt poking fun at the disgraced actor.

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  • The heat from the early morning sun warmed his face, the spiky grass poking through the gaps in the sleeves of his shirt.

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  • In places, layers of peat lie exposed on the beach, with tree trunks of a prehistoric forest poking out.

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  • He 's poking fun, it 's sarcasm to get them to waken up to God really is.

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  • Since it is weak, you mainly use this part for poking or quick slashing.

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  • You don't HAVE to look at colleges, but it couldn't hurt to start poking around and see what kind of schools you're interested in, so that you know what you're dealing with.

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  • Emotion expressed honestly is nice, something that stands up, even if someone tries poking fun at it.

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  • The filler between the two layers of material will either be soft and smooth (down filled) or have definite feather quill shafts or sharp points poking through the material (feather filled).

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  • His character is loosely based on himself, poking fun at his reputation for being a ladies' man.

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  • By wearing a "cowboy casanova" logo on his chest, a man is hopefully poking a little self-deprecating fun at himself, recognizing that too much bravado is not necessarily a good thing.

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  • Then, you walk out the door and there are hundreds of weeds poking up from the mulch.

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  • The IUD can also injure the uterus by poking into or through the uterine wall.

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  • During the latter half of the first year, they begin exploring and testing objects before grabbing, touching them with an entire hand and, eventually, poking them with an index finger.

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  • Skin testing involves placing a small amount of liquid containing a specific allergen on the skin and then either poking, scratching, or injecting it into the skin surface to observe whether redness and swelling occurs.

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  • If you feel the wire poking into your armpit, then the underwire is too large for you.

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  • Sometimes, you'll like to layer your blouses to keep your tummy from poking out--that's perfectly okay!

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  • Or maybe your parents or other relatives have photos of themselves during this time which you enjoy perusing (and perhaps poking more than a little fun).

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  • Everything on this site is free, so there's no winking, nudging, or poking necessary to try to get someone's attention without spending a dime.

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  • Guys are known for teasing and poking fun at girls they like, such as on the playground in elementary school, and some guys never grow out of it.

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  • It pays to spend a few minutes poking around before you join.

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  • Children can turn out a lovely Thanksgiving table arrangement with little adult intervention by placing the Styrofoam into the basket and poking the flowers or leaves into the Styrofoam to keep secure.

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  • They are fast, efficient, offer a significant reduction in the amount of pain experienced by the recipient and are a far cry from the ancient method of repeatedly poking the skin with sticks to create a design.

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  • Your skin is your first line of defense against bacterial invasion, so poking holes in it is like opening a door and inviting germs in.

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  • Block out a chunk of time and spend it poking around this site associated with yoga giant Rodney Yee.

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  • Slide shrimp onto skewers, making sure to keep their round shape by poking first near the tail, and then near the head to make a "C" shape.

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  • Instead, after cooking on both sides, test for doneness by gently poking a finger onto the surface of the steak.

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  • You risk your toe poking through the weave, which just looks tacky.

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  • If you're not familiar with the concept of peek-a-boo lingerie, the first image that may come to your mind is the frilly or sexy top of a bustier poking out of your button-up shirt or your jacket.

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  • This little black pouch features a nice red apple and a worm poking out from an optimum point.

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  • The demi-toe was designed to keep toenails from poking through and tearing a pair of stockings.

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  • Before the party, prepare two special hats with a pin poking out of each one.

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  • Develop a 50th birthday party theme that honors the person without poking fun at his or her age unless you are positive it is something he or she would want.

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  • She found herself poking the new teeth with her tongue to confirm they really were there.

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  • What gives you the right to go poking around up there?

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  • Dean considered his poking options as he used half a cake of soap to scrub away the stink of the mine.

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  • Just like we were skirting the trespass law by poking around the mine.

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  • We found the back opening when Ginger went poking around up there with Dickinson Faust.

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  • The foal followed, poking her nose at the rabbit.

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  • Megan picked up the candles and began methodically poking them in the cake.

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  • He keeps poking at me to see what I'll do.

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  • This will incur the wrath of the MCP, which dislikes him poking around in its memory.

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  • Calton Hill One of Edinburgh's many hills, it is unmistakable with its Athenian style acropolis poking above the skyline.

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  • The burrow was artificially created by poking a stick in the sand to the average depth of a male fiddler crab burrow.

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  • Little green fellahs they are, poking through about an inch.

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  • He looks frail, with a bony shoulder poking out of his faded Batman T-shirt.

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  • They were all safely hidden in their trenches and pits, poking the muzzles of their guns under the foot of the outer palisade.

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  • Within a few minutes my toes (poking out from my open-toed sandals) were beginning to burn in the searing heat.

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  • Attach board to case using 8 short brass mounts, after putting on ' ports housing ' & poking out 3 pci slot covers.

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  • Flynn's hacking incurs the wrath of the MCP, which dislikes him poking around in its memory.

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  • The soldiers in their greatcoats were ranged in lines, the sergeants major and company officers were counting the men, poking the last man in each section in the ribs and telling him to hold his hand up.

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  • Yes, yes, he's always poking fun at me....

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  • Frankly, I'm petrified what I experienced last night might somehow lead to more of the same; people poking sticks at my psyche.

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  • Who's gonna mind the ship while you folks are poking around in the ground?

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  • She can't wait any longer, with Shipton poking around town.

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  • They sprinted across the floor and leaped up to the elevated platforms, poking their soft muzzles into the stanchions to gobble the grain.

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  • Twenty acres and they were always at the fence line, poking their heads through to eat the brush on the other side.

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  • Darian was poking around the kitchenette area, while Xander paced.

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  • She and another child were poking around a mine up above Governor's Basin.

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  • What did you learn at the library on your poking expedition?

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  • Something about science experiments, Megan said, poking her head in.

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