noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: circa 1839 1. slang British donkey 2. slang Australian nag I

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  • Moke — Moke, n. 1. A stupid person; a dolt. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. A donkey. [Cant] Thackeray. [1913 Webster] 3. A negro. [U. S.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 4. (Theat. Slang) [More fully musical moke.] A performer, as a minstrel, who plays on several… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Moke — Moke, n. A mesh of a net, or of anything resembling a net. Halliwell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • moke — (n.) dolt, 1855, originally (16c.) donkey; of unknown origin, perhaps originally a personal name. In U.S., black person, from 1856 …   Etymology dictionary

  • moke — [mōk] n. [< ?] 1. [Brit. Slang] a) a donkey b) a stupid fellow 2. Austral. an inferior horse; nag …   English World dictionary

  • moke — ja·moke; moke; …   English syllables

  • mokė — mòkė sf. (2) didelis purvynas: Per tokią mokę nei arkliai neišveš Mrs …   Dictionary of the Lithuanian Language

  • moke — the mesh of a net (English dialect). See also moak and mox …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • moke — /mohk/, n. 1. Older Slang (disparaging and offensive). a black person. 2. Brit. Slang. a donkey. 3. Australian Slang. a poor looking, inferior horse. [1840 50; orig. uncert.] * * * …   Universalium

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