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  • noun Plural form of poky.

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Examples

  • Australia has 197,000 slot machines, called "pokies," the highest number of machines per head in the world.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Australia has 197,000 slot machines, called "pokies," the highest number of machines per head in the world.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • In the Independent late last year Beach Hotel manager Lee Greening labelled the pokies "a small part" of the project.

    Star News Group

  • She was never one of my favorites becuse her boobs are so obviously fake but she looks good in these candids and the pokies are a nice touch.

    Big Tits and Big Boobs at Boobie Blog

  • In the Independent late last year Beach Hotel manager Lee Greening labelled the pokies "a small part" of the project.

    Star News Group

  • I hang the shirts upside down, and I don't have little "pokies" on the shoulders.

    Hints From Heloise

  • To start, there were "ento-teasers": waxworm potato fritters; kalamata hummus with crickets and a dung beetle garnish; bamboo worm guacamole, and "pokies" — a sliced cucumber with pickled ginger, topped with a Jing Leed cricket from Thailand boiled in Chinese Lapsang Souchong tea, with a dollop of agave nectar.

    Would You Like Flies With That? Bug Eaters Try to Get Some Buzz

  • Australians are inveterate gamblers and vast amounts of money - more than US$8bn - are poured every year into the "pokies".

    BBC News | News Front Page | World Edition

  • RSL chief executive officer Phil Stephenson said scoring more "pokies" had been a long-term plan, with a growing population driving demand.

    sunshinecoastdaily.com.au: The Sunshine Coast Daily

  • Gambling, and specifically "pokies" or video slot machines became pervasive across almost the entire Australian nation by 1995.

    Blue Mass. Group - Front Page

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