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poke out

To emerge from behind, in, or under something.
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As they gazed, a white face, wet with the sweat of fear, poked out and stared down upon them with eyes in which the late terror still lived.

Submitted on July 07, 2010

Additional definitions for 'poke out':

poke outTo be barely visible past an obstruction or obstructions; to protrude.
poke outTo cause to protrude or emerge.
poke outTo remove by poking.
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