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In the opener, Stella makes a shocking discovery while poking around in her daughter Emma's bedroom.
I saw this critter poking around the fish/frog ponds in my yard.
But we can tell you that the FBI is still poking around the Standridge case and conducting interviews.
Nobody admitted to removing the cover and poking around after taking delivery of the boat, but since you have to really dig under things to get to the connector, we think we know the culprit.
4 : to search through or look around often without purpose <We were poking around in the attic.
com had reported that the computer and electronics giant, whose beloved products like the iPod and iPhone have become icons of pop culture, was poking around for office space in the high-end boutique tower, currently being developed by Macklowe Properties.
HERE, three straight-talking doctors will be poking around in some sensitive areas as they tackle patients in desperate need of help who are unwilling to visit their GPs because their problems lie in embarrassing parts of their bodies.
The romantically monikered boffin has spent 20 years hunting in the Middle East and poking around in darkest Africa for the treasure.
A nosey local authority poking around in what we do and say in our own homes is a step too far.
of Ireland-Galway) was poking around some dusty old archives in Paris one day, and discovered information about Adela that was not compatible with the widely known accounts of her life.
A half-hour drive found me poking around the forested edge of a delightful meadow, creek and slough complex.
Poking around federal governmental entities in search of a better regulatory climate, while benign on the surface, also has the potential for painful results.