A place for the confinement of persons in lawful detention
pokey room where Victor keeps banging his head on the ceiling whenever he stands.
pokey shop, the current of debate swirled angrily around Afghanistan's amiable leader, Hamid Karzai.
pokey little apartment which the friend shares with a few mates, including an illegal Indian alien.
The entrance lobby is unusual and, frankly, rather pokey, but it's probably very effective at keeping the drafts out.