Definition of poke around phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

poke around

 phrasal verb
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poke around

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to look for something, especially something that is hidden among other things that you have to move The police spent the day poking around in his office but found nothing. (figurative) We've had journalists poking around and asking a lot of questions.

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