Porkiest vs Pokiest - What's the difference?

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As adjectives the difference between porkiest and pokiest

is that porkiest is (porky) while pokiest is (poky).

porkiest

English

Adjective

(head)
  • (porky)

  • porky

    English

    Etymology 1

    From

    Adjective

    (er)
  • Resembling or characteristic of pork.
  • * 2010 , Victor J. Banis, The Blood of Love (page 113)
  • It was tender and delicious, with a kind of porky taste you didn't often get from supermarket meats.
  • (slang) Rather fat.
  • Synonyms
    * (rather fat) chubby, chunky, tubby

    Etymology 2

    Shortened from (pork pie)

    Noun

    (porkies)
  • (Cockney rhyming slang) A lie.
  • pokiest

    English

    Adjective

    (head)
  • (poky)

  • poky

    English

    Alternative forms

    * pokey

    Etymology 1

    By shortening from

    Noun

    (pokies)
  • A gambling device based on the card game poker
  • Etymology 2

    (en)

    Adjective

    (er)
  • slow
  • Etymology 3

    (en)

    Adjective

    (er)
  • (of a room or other enclosed space) small and cramped
  • Noun

    (pokies)
  • (slang) jail