Definition of poke-out in English:

poke-out

noun

  • 1An act of poking something out (rare).

  • 2(US slang) a parcel of food given to a tramp, etc.; a lunch.

  • 3(US slang) a cookout; an outdoor trip including this.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in John Ruskin (1819–1900), art critic and social critic.