- (soccer) To kick (the ball) hard and far with the toe end of the boot.
2011 January 5, Mark Ashenden, “Wolverhampton 1 - 0 Chelsea”, in BBC:
- Malouda burst through the left side of the defence for the first time and crossed for Kalou, who toe-poked towards goal only for Hennessey's outstretched leg to deny him.
To kick the ball hard and far with the toe end of the boot
toe-poke (plural toe-pokes)
- (soccer) A hard kick to a football with the toe end of the boot.