Definition of POOL

noun : POOL

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) an excavation that is (usually) filled with water ;

  • 2. (

    ) a small lake; "the pond was too small for sailing" ;

  • 3. (

    ) an organization of people or resources that can be shared; "a car pool"; "a secretarial pool"; "when he was first hired he was assigned to the pool" ;

  • 5. (

    ) any communal combination of funds; "everyone contributed to the pool" ;

  • 6. (

    ) a small body of standing water (rainwater) or other liquid; "there were puddles of muddy water in the road after the rain"; "the body lay in a pool of blood" ;

  • 8. (

    ) something resembling a pool of liquid; "he stood in a pool of light"; "his chair sat in a puddle of books and magazines" ;

verb : POOL

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) combine into a common fund; "We pooled resources" ;

  • 2. (

    ) join or form a pool of people ;


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