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Word of the Day – Pokeful

By July 20, 2016Word of the Day

Pokeful (Scots) (noun)


A bag full, a small sack full. Chiefly Scottish.

Late Middle English; earliest use found in William Langland (c1325–c1390), but could possibly be brought back into use right now with Pokemon Go players!

Example sentences

“Someone set off a lure and suddenly he had a pokeful of Pokemon.”

“He came by here with a pokeful earlier.”

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