Definition of pocked in English:



  • See pock

    • ‘He thanked the medical staff who determined he had been poisoned, which caused him extreme internal pain and left his face pocked and grey.’
    • ‘She was tall and deathly skinny, Asian, but with really pale acne pocked skin and black rimmed glasses that matched her long straight hair.’
    • ‘Their sides were pocked and scarred.’
    • ‘In the second part of Henry IV Barrit's Falstaff, his face pocked with sores and his body decaying, became a more grotesque, more disturbing but also more exuberant figure.’
    • ‘In some places the stone is pocked and scarred by the corrosive effects of black sulphates.’