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 Pole Pole

noun

  • ( ) a long (usually round) rod of wood or metal or plastic  ( pole )
    a long (usually round) rod of wood or metal or plastic
  • ( ) a native or inhabitant of Poland  ( Pole )
    a native or inhabitant of Poland
  • ( ) one of two divergent or mutually exclusive opinions  ( pole )
    one of two divergent or mutually exclusive opinions
     they are at opposite poles
    they are at opposite poles
     they are poles apart
    they are poles apart
  • one of the two ends of a magnet where the magnetism seems to be concentrated  ( magnetic pole, pole )
    one of the two ends of a magnet where the magnetism seems to be concentrated
  • a long fiberglass sports implement used for pole vaulting  ( pole )
    a long fiberglass sports implement used for pole vaulting
  • a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves  ( pole, terminal )
    a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves
  • one of two antipodal points where the Earth's axis of rotation intersects the Earth's surface  ( pole )
    one of two antipodal points where the Earth's axis of rotation intersects the Earth's surface
  • one of two points of intersection of the Earth's axis and the celestial sphere  ( celestial pole, pole )
    one of two points of intersection of the Earth's axis and the celestial sphere
  • a square rod of land  ( perch, pole, rod )
    a square rod of land
  • a linear measure of 16.5 feet  ( perch, pole, rod )
    a linear measure of 16.5 feet
  • verb

  • ( ) propel with a pole  ( pole, punt )
    propel with a pole
     pole barges on the river
    pole barges on the river
     We went punting in Cambridge
    We went punting in Cambridge
  • deoxidize molten metals by stirring them with a wooden pole  ( pole )
    deoxidize molten metals by stirring them with a wooden pole
  • support on poles  ( pole )
    support on poles
     pole climbing plants like beans
    pole climbing plants like beans


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