moke


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moke

 (mōk)
n. Slang
1. A dull or boring person.
2. Chiefly British A donkey.
3. Australian An old, broken-down horse.

[Origin unknown.]

moke

(məʊk)
n
1. (Animals) Brit a slang name for donkey1
2. (Animals) slang Austral an inferior type of horse
[C19: origin obscure]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.moke - British informal for donkeymoke - British informal for donkey    
domestic ass, donkey, Equus asinus - domestic beast of burden descended from the African wild ass; patient but stubborn
Translations

moke

[məʊk] N (Brit) → burro m
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Some five years before, the Colonel commanding had looked into the fourteen fearless eyes of seven plump and juicy subalterns who had all applied to enter the Staff Corps, and had asked them why the three stars should he, a colonel of the Line, command a dashed nursery for double-dashed bottle- suckers who put on condemned tin spurs and rode qualified mokes at the hiatused heads of forsaken Black Regiments.
SPENNYMOOR TOWN: Gould, Williams, Curtis, Buddle, Brogan, Chandler, Henry (Ward), McKenna, Anderson (Roberts), Johnson (Cogdon), Taylor Subs: Atkinson, Boyes YORK CITY: Jameson, Griffiths, Tait, McNulty, Newton, Ferguson, Moke, Green (Dyer), Bond, Kempster (Langstaff), Burrow Subs: York, Spratt, Whitley
You could sense a goal coming for the visitors and it arrived on 36 minutes when the Blues afforded Moke far too much time and space 18 yards out and the former Wrexham man curled a fine effort into the far corner for the opener.
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Originally designed in the 50s as a lightweight vehicle for the British Army, the Moke has garnered a cult celeb following with stars such as DJ Khaled and actor Kevin Hart all snapping up one.
Originally designed in the 1950s as a light-weight vehicle for the British Army, the Moke has garnered a cult celeb following with stars such as DJ Khaled and actor Kevin Hart all snapping up one.
The cook, added Moke, started cooking the congee at 9.30am.
The Moke became Iconic in part because of its brightly colored designs.
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Morning vet visit with moke before heading to my 1st Day of work for SEASON 6 of The Vampire Diaries!" Somerhalder recently posted on his (https://twitter.com/iansomerhalder/) Twitter account @iansomerhalder.
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