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Facebook

(ˈfeɪsˌbʊk)
n
(Communications & Information) a popular social networking website
vb
1. (Communications & Information) (tr; sometimes not capital) to search for (a person's profile) on the Facebook website
2. (Communications & Information) (intr; sometimes not capital) to use the Facebook website
ˈFaceˌbooker n
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facebooker
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The judge conducting the arraignment admitted that he lacked sufficient knowledge regarding the nature of a Facebook poke, as did the attorneys appearing on the matter.
But it takes just one Facebook poke from a blast-from-the-past and all the old memories start flooding back - and, with them, old temptations.
But one night, while staying in a hotel on business, she gets a Facebook poke from her first love.
She plays a happily married woman who when away on business one night gets a Facebook poke from her first love, sparking old memories and new temptations.
Another app for iPhone and Android, called Facebook Poke, which was created by Facebook, allows users to send their friends messages, photos and videos and decide how long they can view it.
The Facebook Poke app, obviously inspired by the success of Snapchat, never really gained traction with users.
These days you're more likely to receive a Facebook poke or an email alert from a dating website.