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pock Saltos de línea: pock

Definición de pock en inglés:

sustantivo

A pockmark.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • He was a strange-looking man, olived-skinned face marked with scars and pocks from unknown battles.
  • The lesions resemble small pocks - tiny, pus-filled blisters most prominent on the face, arms and legs.
  • Her head was bare again, and marked by tiny red pocks.

Origen

Old English poc 'pustule', of Germanic origin; related to Dutch pok and German Pocke. Compare with pox.

Derivados

pocked

1
adjetivo
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • In some places the stone is pocked and scarred by the corrosive effects of black sulphates.
  • Their sides were pocked and scarred.
  • He thanked the medical staff who determined he had been poisoned, which caused him extreme internal pain and left his face pocked and grey.

pocky

2
adjetivo ( archaic )
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • At Bury St Edmunds, Faith Wilson told her neighbour in 1619 to ‘pull up your muffler higher and hide your pocky face’.
  • So this winter has been a constant deluge of flyers warning about weird rashes and red throats and pocky skin and the nasty stomach virus that wouldn't die.

Palabras que riman con pock

ad hoc, amok, Bangkok, baroque, belle époque, bloc, block, bock, brock, chock, chock-a-block, clock, doc, dock, floc, flock, frock, hock, hough, interlock, jock, knock, langue d'oc, lock, Locke, Médoc, mock, nock, o'clock, post hoc, roc, rock, schlock, shock, smock, sock, Spock, stock, wok, yapok

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